Jon Hansen

Jon Hansen is a Chicagoland native and The Jam's man about town. He's always looking to chat on-air with the everyday Chicagoans that make our city the best! Whether it's dancing on the street, dressing up in costume, or joining the school marching band, Jon likes to have fun while showcasing as many Chicagoans as possible!

Jon joined The U in December of 2015 as an on-air contributor and social media producer. Before joining the station, Jon spent 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.