Broadcast Career Began at Siena

Mark began his broadcast career on the Siena College radio station in the mid 70's when he was a student there. He was the sole "Voice of Siena Basketball" his senior year.

Interviewed Presidents

Mark's 12-year TV news anchor/producer career included
one-on-one interviews with Presidents Bush and Clinton.

Siena Alumni Connection - "Radio with a Little Giddy Up"

Siena Show Celebrates 14th Anniversary!

The Siena Alumni Connection is a one-of-a-kind radio program with remarkable stories about the lives and deeds of Siena alums, faculty and friends. Interviews are 25 minutes long. The guests, many of whom are making their first radio appearance, really enjoy the experience.

Long-time broadcaster Mark Grimm created the program in March
2004 and serves as the volunteer Executive Producer/Host.

Air Time:
Day: Friday
Time: 4:30 - 5:00 pm
Station: FM 88.3 The Saint
Internet: or on the iHeart radio app

Click for Mark's tips on being a good radio guest!

Browse below for just some of the many past guests.

Amell, Tom
Apple, Craig
Arbetter, Susan
Barba, Jim
Basile, Carm
Bennett, Rick
Blatnick, Jeff
Brown, J. David
Brown, Marc
Bucci, Mike
Buicko, David
Buonaguro, Mitch
Campbell, Bob
Catino, Mike
Caporizzo, Steve
Civitella, Tony
Clancy, Kevin
Coelho, Tony
Coffey, Steve
Colbeth, Doug
Conlin, Fr. Matt
Coughlin, Br. Ed
Curley, Bob
Cushing, Bob

Dake, Susan
Davey, Bob
Deane, Mike
DeAugustine, John
Deford, Frank
DiNicola, Dan
Dyer, Frank
Faso, John Hon.
Floyd, Greg
Gibson, Chris Hon.
Graney, John
Guido, Bob
Harding, Paul
Henry, Ed
Hickey, Doug
Hickey, Mike
Hines, Fr. Hugh
Holle, Gary
Jimino, Kathy
Kelly, John
Kicinski, Walt
Kirsch, Bill
Kruczlnicki, Dave
Lamy. Steve
Larow, Dr. Ed
Lynch, Kelly
Lyons, Brendan
Mackin, Fr. Kevin
Maddalone, Guy
Maloney, George
Marotta, Dr. Joe
Martin, Gen. Bill
McCaffery, Fran
McCall, H. Carl
McCormick, Rob
McCoy, Dan
McDermott, Mike
Morrell, Jim
Mullen, Fr. Kevin
Murray, John
Nigro, John
Nolan, Dr. Jim
Patsos, Jimmy
Pucci, Jerry

Raymond, Ken
Reed, Dr. Jim
Reilly, Bob
Reilly, Joe
Ringler, Ken
Scarchilli, John
Sheehan, Kathy
Sheffer, Gary
Sise, Judge Dick
Smith, Rex
Tabner, Jack
Todorov, Gen. Kenn
Turchi, Gino
Treece, Judge Randy
V Mrs.
Vandenburg, Paul
Ward, Sean
Young, Fr. Peter

…and many more notables!

Contact Mark at if you have a guest suggestion and please
spread the word about the Siena Alumni Connection!

Mark Grimm's bio. FM 88.3 The Saint General Manager Darrin Scott is the show's director.