2007 – Present: Producer, Kent Garrett Productions LLC
1997 – 2006: News Director, WICZ-TV, Binghamton, New York
In charge of news at a small Fox affiliate. Produced & Directed in-studio a nightly half hour newscast.
1987 – 1997: Producer/Senior Producer, NBC Nightly News
Producer of feature and hard news segments. One of five Senior Producers. Responsible for production of the “Fleecing of America” segments.
1986 – 1987: Associate Professor, Binghamton University
Taught News Writing and History of the Documentary courses.
1975 – 1986: Producer, CBS News
Documentary producer for CBS REPORTS broadcast
Produced three hour long documentaries:
EMBASSY (with correspondent, Ed Bradley)… a profile of the ambassador and U.S. embassy in Thailand.
GM: WHAT’S GOOD FOR GM (with correspondent, Marlene Sanders)… The car company destroys a Detroit Polish neighborhood to build a Cadillac plant.
A TIME TO DIE (with correspondent, Marlene Sanders)… profiles of three young people facing death.
Producer, The CBS Evening News with Dan Rather….
Produced and directed various feature and hard news Segments. Covered the Reverend Jesse Jackson Democratic Presidential Nomination campaign, with correspondent, Bob Faw.
1985 – 1986: News Director, WCVB-TV......Needham, MA
Director of daily morning newscast and magazine broadcast
1969 – 1973: Producer, BLACK JOURNAL.......NET
Produced and directed various segments, including a one hour documentary on the BLACK G.I. in Vietnam.
Harvard College.......Cambridge, MA
Received Bachelor of Arts degree in 1963
Boys High School.......Brooklyn, New York
Received High School Diploma in 1959
Tom Brokaw…. NBC News
Bill Wheatley…. Former Vice- President, NBC News
Bill Moyers…. PBS
William Greaves….William Greaves Productions