Candace McCollum is the first voice many hear with traffic,
weather, and news on Power 92.3’s The Rickey Smiley Morning
Show in Chicago.
Candace began her radio career in 2013 in Chicago, the third
largest market for media.
When Candace is not on air she works with the community and on
her own personal projects. Candace started Community Spotlight, which highlights a community event in the Chicago. She has a personal connection with another initiative she works with, Hashtag Lunch Bag Chicago and the Step Out Walk to Stop Diabetes.
In March of 2017 Candace started her fashion blog, “Curves in Radio.” In 2018 she brought together some of the top curvy women in Chicago radio from several Chicago radio stations for a meet and greet at, Eloquii a plus-sized store in Chicago.
Candace has had the opportunity to work with many brands as a host and model. Candace was also the host of the first Midwest Curvy Girl Conference in Chicago in October of 2017. She has been featured on Essence.com, Huffingtonpost.com and on The Steve Harvey Show.