DeDe McGuire is host of DeDe in the Morning since 2013. Prior to hosting her own show, DeDe McGuire was co-host of the nationally syndicated radio program, “The Doug Banks Show.” DeDe has appeared on CNN, FOX, Oxygen and BET, and has interviewed world leaders from President Obama to Hillary Clinton, and celebrities such as Jay Z and Beyoncé.
She is a philanthropist, community activist, mentor, volunteer, and media star. She has been recognized within her industry and community. Some of her accolades include the International Black Broadcasters (IBBA) Lifetime Achievement Award (2013); winner of The Elite News Communications Award (2014); Shades of Success Honoree (2014); Dallas Local Love Pioneer Award (2017), and she was named one of the Top 25 Women in Dallas by Rolling Out Magazine.
Dede enjoys spending time with her husband Chris Allen and their latest family addition, Little Dak Prescott Allen.