Chris Collins is a native of Northeast Louisiana. He started his radio career at the age of 14. He has worked in this area all of his life, with the exception of some time in Shreveport, LA. Chris is the Program Director of both 100.1 The Beat and Mix 101.9. Under his direction, 100.1 The Beat reached the top position in the Monroe ratings and has remained there since he began programming the station. Chris has been featured in Billboard magazine and Radio & Records. He studied CIS at ULM and also serves as the IT Manager of The Radio People stations.