Pete Francis is the Sports Director at KSNT and comes to Topeka after spending a year as a weekend sports anchor/reporter in Reno, Nevada. Pete is originally from Menasha, Wisconsin. Prior to his time in Reno, Pete spent nearly three years as Sports Director in Marquette, Michigan, where he won several Michigan Association of Broadcasters Awards, including “Best Sportscast” and “Best Feature/Use of Medium.”
While at KSNT, Pete has won multiple awards from the Kansas Association of Broadcasters, including 1st Place for “Sportscast” and “Sports Feature.”
Pete went to school at Northern Michigan University and majored in Electronic Journalism. During his time at Northern, Pete founded a television sports show which covered the university’s athletics teams. While Pete was a student at NMU he also interned with the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas.
In his free time, Pete enjoys watching sports (obviously), listening to music, playing guitar, and traveling.