Frances O’Brien / HEAD PRESENTER
Frances O’Brien was born in Bulawayo – Zimbabwe and moved to South Africa from in 1999, enrolled in a college and obtained a National Diploma in Financial Accounting. With a bit of working experience in Nedbank as a Small Business Banker, she still had a deep passion for the entertainment industry. A few years later she ventured a little different and enrolled at On Cue Communications in Johannesburg to obtain a Certificate in TV Presenting. Needless to say she ended up in a radio station! Once again she went for a refresher course at On Cue and voila! , she landed a position as a presenter at Dexterity Radio.
She co- hosts the Anti-Ageing Breakfast Show with Darlington Steve, weekdays from 6am to 10:00am. Frances is currently the Head Presenter with a team of at least 30 presenters and a part time job at a mining company. She is God fearing, fun loving and witty. Known for her sharp tongue, Frances has a very fond heart and an outgoing spirit. Her favorite saying is “don’t be afraid to be different, be afraid to be like everyone else”.
“I love what I do, and given a choice, I would do it all over again. Living a life of purpose is what one should strive for, especially if it is for the good of mankind”.