Please join us in welcoming Joe Schmit to our April Chamber Luncheon.
Joe Schmit joined KSTP_TV in 1985 and has won 17 Emmys from the National Television Academy. He was also honored with a National headliner Award for leading 5 EYEWITNESS NEWS' coverage of the 2001 death of Minnesota Vikings offensive lineman, Kory Stringer. Joe is also a regular contributor on 1500 ESPN radio. He has written his first book, "Silent Impact: Influence Through Purpose, Persistence, and Passion" and is popular keynote speaker.
Before joining the station in 1985, he was Sports Director for WBAY_TV in Green Bay, Wisconsin. His career also includes positions as weekend sports anchor for KCRG_TV in Cedar Rapids, Iowa and WKBT_TV in la Crosse, Wisconsin. Joe earned his degree in Mass Communication from the University of Wisconsin - La Crosse.