Brent Gardner-SmithNews Director
Brent’s journalism career includes working as a reporter at the Aspen Daily News and The Aspen Times. He also founded Aspen Journalism in 2011, and worked there as reporter, editor, and executive director until August, 2021.
Brent's broadcasting experience includes working as executive director and DJ at Aspen Public Radio, news director and DJ at WMVY, Tisbury, reporter and DJ at KSNO, Aspen, producer and DJ at KSPN, Aspen, and reporter and DJ at KCHO, Chico.
He has a master’s degree in journalism from the Graduate School of Journalism at the University of Missouri. And his reporting has been recognized by the Colorado Broadcasters Association, the Colorado Press Association, and the Society of Professional Journalists.