Jon Hansen

Jon Hansen is The Jam's man about town, out all over Chicagoland introducing you to new people and delivering the weather you need to know! Jon joined The U in December of 2015 as an on-air contributor and social media producer. Before joining the station, Jon was Radio News Director at He also spent many years as a traffic and news reporter on numerous Chicago radio and TV stations. Jon graduated from the University of Illinois in 2006 with a degree in Broadcast Journalism, and from Downers Grove South High School in 2002. Jon continues as a fill-in host on WGN 720AM and as the back-up public address announcer for the Chicago Blackhawks.