Leland Worley was born and grew up in the Corbin, Kentucky area. He graduated from Whitley County High School and then went on to an electronic school in Louisville, Kentucky. He received a degree in Radio and TV Broadcasting from the Communications Institute in Louisville. Leland interned at WRKA in Louisville before he was employed by WKYZ in Corbin, KY from 1987-1992. In 1994, Leland began working at WYGE as a morning On-air Announcer and Traffic Manager. Leland, wife Lisa, and daughter, Brenna reside in the Corbin, Kentucky area.