Barbara Dacey began her radio career 23 years ago as a part-time disc jockey at WMVY. Over the years she worked her way through the ranks to Program Director and is currently Director of Worldwide Programming and midday host for mvyradio. During her tenure she has succeeded in nurturing the musically diverse programming the station is famous for, directing its pioneering efforts in web streaming in the late ‘90s, and for spearheading the stations’ 500+ interview/performance archive. She was honored with the 1999 Gavin award as the AAA (Adult Album Alternative) format’s best Program Director.
She has worked as a singer-songwriter in Cambridge and Martha’s Vineyard, where she wrote and performed music in local venues and for Boston’s top choreographers. She continues to write and play music today.