Julie Tristan is the Midday DJ on KYKY-FM Y98 (98.1) from 10am-2pm & the interim DJ 7pm-Midnight. She’s also a producer and the announcer for the new TV show “Spotlight STL” Sundays at 9:30am on KPLR 11 produced by HEC Media. She even founded her very own video production company called 8 Dogs Video. Julie is an Emmy Nominated multimedia journalist who has nearly two decades of experience as professional photographer, writer and editor, working in both television and radio.
Prior to Y98, Julie was going back and forth as an On-Air Talent in Radio & in TV for almost 20 years in St. Louis!
She was most recently the host of “Billy & Julie in the Morning” on 103.3 KLOU-FM before that she was a Host/Photographer/Editor on “Show Me St. Louis” on KSDK-TV. She was also a News Anchor for “STL Now on ABC 30” on KDNL-TV, as well as working for 106.5 The Arch, Y98, 102.5 KEZK & Movin 101.1.
Julie is an animal advocate (she has 7 senior rescue dogs) and was named the Philanthropist of the Year in 2017 by a local animal rescue. She is one of the most requested emcees in town for local charities. Learn more at 8dogsvideo.com and JulieTristan.com
She grew up in St. Louis.