Rod Harris was born in Horsham in 1944. Since leaving Horsham High, Rod has worked for Bank of New South Wales (now Westpac), NCR, CRB / VicRoads and Mercedes Benz / DaimlerChrysler. In 2004, he was given early retirement.
Rod has lived in Croydon since 1988 with his wife Jenny, who is a Croydon Hills Primary School Teacher. They have one son and two daughters, all over 21.
The Treasurer of Radio Eastern FM, Rod became involved with the station in 1997 after sitting in with John Millard and Daryl Burr a few times. After some brief panel and equipment training from Bob McIntyre, Rod broadcast his first live programs following Daryl from Midnight Wednesday through to 2am Thursday.
Rod has a very broad taste in music but prefers Country, Light Classical and Easy Listening styles. He presents the Tuesday Breakfast program as well as Country DJ on a Wednesday night.