Hollie Grimaldi-Flores

Hollie Grimaldi-Flores


Hollie Grimaldi Flores was born in Binghamton, New York and raised in a nearby suburb, Vestal. She is the youngest of seven children. In 1985 Hollie moved to California with a degree in radio and television production out of Syracuse, NY. She worked for an award winning video production company, David Watts Productions, in San Francisco and for the writer of a top weekly radio show, Countdown USA in Marin County as well as for KRCB-TV, a public access television station in Rohnert Park, CA before moving to Grass Valley in 1995. After relocating to Nevada County, Hollie worked in a mechanical engineering firm and eventually started her own bookkeeping business before deciding to pursue a return to her first love  broadcasting. Hollie is past president of Soroptimist International of Grass Valley and the Board of Directors of the Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Coalition. Hollie has two children from a previous marriage. Trevor Daniel Wade born in 1990 and Courtney Taylor Wade born in 1994. She is married to Ernie Flores and is sharing the responsibility of raising five boys: Michael, Stephen, Nicholas, Christopher and Timothy aged 26 to 17 as well. When not at the station, Hollie enjoys spending time watching local sports, hiking at the river, reading and attending local events with friends.

Fitzsimmons is on Vacation – Flores is a wildcard

This week I got a little creative with guests.

Monday – a 15 year old at Ghidotti Early College High School who is graduating with one class short of three (3) Associates Degrees as she accepts one of 20 Brown Fellows which buys her full tuition at the University of Louisville. She will enter as a freshman with senior status. Let’s hear it for public education!!!

Tuesday – Pat Rose with PFLAGG – discussing support and education around the gay community.

Wednesday – hold on to your seats – Steve Hytner, actor/comedian with guest host Lisa Swarthout will discuss his upcoming appearance on the huge hit Modern Family and on a local front, a fundraiser coming up this weekend.

Thursday – Nevada County Superior Court Judge Tom Anderson will discuss what we as voters should be looking for in the line up of candidates

Friday – forget open line- Lisa and I will talk candidacy and what it is like to campaign in Nevada County.

Please tune in!

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