Job Title: Senior Broadcast Engineer
Department/Division: Communications / KETN
How long have you been with KCSOS? 17 1/2 years
What is your favorite job duty? I like the day to day digital media engineering challenge of the ever-changing world of classroom technology and the digital social media challenge surrounding the television industry.
What do you enjoy doing in your free time? Hanging out with my wife Darla and family and friends. Going fishing any chance I get. Visiting my daughter near Laguna Beach, CA and hanging at the beach. Visiting friends and family where I grew up in Arroyo Grande, CA.
What else would you like to share with us? Things I have done that I will never forget. I was a videographer for NASA Dryden Flight Research Center EAFB flying backseat in a T-38 Talon supersonic jet trainer recording multiple X-Plane test flights pulling up to 6 G’s and hit Mach 1.02 at 775 mph with Gordon Fullerton pilot of STS-3 Space Shuttle Columbia. I also flew in a F/A-18 hornet jet fighter support aircraft and in different models of support helicopters. TV engineer on NASA TV-3 for multiple live shuttle landings and aircraft testing Edwards AFB. Worked with Olivia Harrison wife of the late George Harrison of the Beatles on a video archive project so that she could play back the old footage at George’s one year anniversary of his death.