Gary Grigsby began his second stint on the Missouri School of Journalism faculty in February 2004. He was previously on the faculty from 1990-92 when he was the executive news producer for KBIA-FM, MU’s NPR-member station affiliate. Before that, Grigsby was an assistant professor in the Department of Journalism at the University of Mississippi from 1987-1990.
Grigsby started his broadcast career as a reporter at KGAN-TV in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, where he worked for four years. He also worked as an assignment editor at WEVU-TV in Ft. Myers, Fla.
Grigsby teaches the Broadcast News I course. He is also at KOMU-TV one day a week on assignment with students in the field helping with photography, reporting and production.
Grigsby graduated with a master’s degree in journalism from the Missouri School of Journalism.