Meet The Hosts

Meet our hosts on our page and learn about their backgrounds, expertise, and inspiration for joining the team. Enjoy!

Kelly Norman

With, a bachelor’s degree in IT, and an associates degree in arts/humanities her goal is to help other to reach higher, learn, achieve, and to motivate. Her moto is: “Learn something new every day”. She is building a team of local entrepreneurs to help the community to rise out of the poverty zone through education and awareness. Kelly is the Founder of New Toyz Association & Live I-5 Radio. Kelly is the executive director of NTA, and the program director for LI5R. Kelly is also the creator of various programs, workshops, and events. Her skills and talents in the music industry has allowed her to learn various aspects of the arts and technology.

New Toyz Association and Live I-5 Radio.

Lavichia Jones

Lavichia is no stranger to community outreach, she has worked on many community outreach projects throughout the city. Ms. Jones is the chief financial officer of New Toyz Association.
She is well versed in finances. She has helped many families to understand the options of  managing their financial economics, through financial literacy workshops and education.
She is a radio host/personality, a co-host on the Diversified on the Spot talk show on LI5R.
Lavichia is passionate about working with the youth and community service.
Community Outreach Committee

Abrescy Icasiano ​

Abrescy comes from a musical background. Her talent as a singer songwriter, guitarist, and performing artists was inspired by folk, pop, and neo-soul. She has a unique style of warm, beautiful, heart-felt music of love.
Abrescy aka A.B. is a radio personality/show host.
Tune in and check out her eclectic collage of genres. Sit back and let her capture your heart as you tune in to A.B’s health and wellness, house, jazz, blues, and old school shows on Live I-5 Radio.
Join Ab on the Radio
Radio Personality & DJ

Earl Sorrell ​

Earl Sorrell was the first African-American high school student to work at a Radio Station in St.
Mary Parish High School. Earl Studied at Grambling College and other Universities;
He has over 55 years in the Radio and entertainment industry, and has worked in the Private Sector.

Show Host/Personality/Author