Kade Atwood is News Director with KMVT News
Kade Atwood joined KMVT as News Director in August 2018. Kade is an Idaho native and began working in television for his first job when he was 16. Kade graduated from Boise State University and has worked at television stations throughout the state of Idaho.
“I have always loved being a part of broadcast journalism," he said. "Some of my most fond memories are from working with my amazing colleagues, including those that inspired me to want to become a News Director. ”
During his career, Kade has worked in several positions within a television station, including production. In fact, it seems there are not many positions he has not done. As a producer, one of his proudest moments was an Emmy nomination for breaking news coverage.
Being an Idaho native, Kade believes he understands what's important to Idahoans and aims to be an advocate for KMVT's viewers.
When not at work, one can usually find Kade on the back of a horse. He has shown horses across the country and continues to help coach and train multiple world champion American Paint Horses. Kade also enjoys the outdoors and is a professional musician.