Time on Board: ’08-’17
“The NATAS Mid-America chapter strives to maintain impeccable integrity with the yearly competition process. When you are awarded an Emmy from the Mid-America chapter, you know that your work has been judged thoroughly by your peers. When you are awarded an Emmy, you know that your work is of the highest quality. And when you come to the wonderful gala celebration, you know you are part of something very special.”
Chuck serves as Alternate Trustee for the Mid-America chapter. He started his 35-year broadcast news career as a photojournalist at KAIT in Jonesboro, AR. He continued working in photojournalism at KARK in Little Rock for 10 years. Chuck was Chief Photographer at two stations—WWMT in Kalamazoo, MI for 2 years and at WVTM in Birmingham, AL for 6 years. Chuck worked at KSDK in St. Louis, Missouri for 10 years where he held the positions of Director of Photography and Director of News Operations. Chuck was News Director at KTHV in Little Rock, Arkansas for 5 years. He has been the News Director at KOLR and KOZL (a duopoly in Springfield, Missouri) since December of 2012.
Chuck has a B.S. in Radio-Television from Arkansas State University and Masters in Public and Private Management from Birmingham-Southern College.