The Brain started at KHAK as an intern back in 1995 and has called mornings home since 1999. He has worked with several morning show partners, including Courtlin since 2015. Despite getting up in the middle of the night, Brain loves having fun on the air every weekday morning! Brain and his wife Holly make their home in Marion and have three children, Chase, Carly, and Cayleigh. They also have a dog Rigby, and a huge cat Cora. Brain is a huge sports fan and loves his Hawkeyes, Packers, and Cardinals. If you see Brain out and about in Marion or anywhere in Eastern Iowa, say hello! We hear he's friendly!
Ryan "Brain" Brainard
Caitlin Clark Passes Lynette Woodard As Iowa Destroys Minnesota
Clark recorded her second straight triple-double.
The First Triple Double In Iowa Men’s Basketball History! [WATCH]
Who knew it had never happened unti Tuesday night?
The Hidden Treasure Inside Boxes of Caitlin Clark’s Cereal!
If you never open the box, how will you win the prize?
Body of Gray Wolf Discovered in Eastern Iowa
The animal likely traveled from the Great Lakes region.
National Steakhouse Restaurant Closes Cedar Rapids Location
So long, Bloomin' Onion.
Adventureland Music Festival Adds Big Country Stars [VIDEO]
The Ruckus reveals headliners for its 2024 festival.
Cedar Rapids Xavier Alum Signs Multi-Million Dollar MLB Deal
The new contract is worth $77 million!
Have Coaches Discovered a Kryptonite Defense for Caitlin Clark?
Tough road losses at Nebraska and Indiana raise concerns.
Should Caitlin Clark Get Her Own Statue in Iowa City?
A Caitlin Clark statue would be the third on the Iowa campus.
Two More Country Stars Added to the Linn County Fair! [VIDEO]
Sara Evans and Tracy Byrd are coming to the Linn County Fair!