About Tanya

Tanya Free is a blogger, columnist and radio personality striving to tackle issues that are thought provoking, relevant, and practical. Tanya’s Blog and online interactive outreach at TanyaFree.com is designed to give her web community an opportunity to share and express themselves on the hottest topics of today.

Tanya is the Executive Producer and Host of the “Tanya Free and Friends Talk Show,” a platform for social and political straight talk originating from WQCN 105.3FM in Central Virginia.Tanya also serves as Executive Producer and Host of The Tanya Free Experience "Destination Jazz" on Tanya Free and Friends Jazz Radio online at tanyafree.com..

Tanya’s busy schedule includes being the featured columnist for the Heart and Soul of the City newspaper since its inception in 2009.


The Tanya Free and Friends Talk Show airs LIVE Wednesdays @2:00 pm ET on  WQCN 105.3FM in Central Virginia and WMXP 95.5 FM in Greenville, SC, the AMFM 247 Network and The New Orleans Talk Network with affiliate stations in Milwaukee Wisconsin, Tampa Fl, Pittsburgh PA, Macon GA, Lancaster PA,  Boulder CO, Long Beach CA, The Villages FL, Colorado Springs CO, Jacksonville Florida  and Las Vegas, NV streaming online@ www.tanyafree.com, www.blacktalkradionetwork.com with a delayed broadcast on the May We Help You? Radio Network.

Our show, based in Richmond Virginia has a national presence streaming online from our blog and promoted via a strong social media presence. We have hundreds of downloads of our archived shows weekly. Podcasts of all shows are posted @ www.tanyafree.com within a couple of hours from broadcast. Tanya's Question of the Week is a weekly segment of The Tanya Free and Friends Talk Show and is heard in rotation on WQCN 105.3 Richmond, WMXP 95.5 Greenville SC, Tanya Free and Friends Radio Network, Black Talk Radio Network, The Big John Trimble American Music Network and in print weekly in the Urban Views Weekly Newspaper in Central Virginia.

Reach a national audience. Our reach is estimated at a half a million listeners nationally on our 13 affiliate terrestrial stations and 5 internet networks. We have hundreds of downloads weekly of our archived shows.


A Washington DC native, Tanya resides in Richmond Virginia and is an alumnus of Virginia State University.

Tanya lives by her motto to “Live Life With A Purpose”

On Air, Online and On Point!