Dernel Gabriel known as DG was a mere 14 year old when she got into radio presenting, tutored by the talented Rohan Smith the counterpart to DGRS, DG found her second love.
Dernel has always dabbled into the arts whether its dancing, acting, playwriting or performing, but she always came back to radio.
Trained at the Avenues Youth Project Dernel learnt to produce, present and package radio shows. During Avenuesfm RSL she interviewed local organisations and also voiced adverts. She has interviewed different people from different walks of path from Reggae artist Wayne Marshall to MP Karen Buck.