Kent Simmonds is our senior news cameraman/editor. He serves as a mentor to our younger shooters. Kent started his career with CFJC TV in 1987. He started by working out of our Williams Lake office for eight years covering news and sports as well as shooting commercials in the Cariboo from Quesnel to 100 Mile House. In 1995 Kent moved back to Kamloops as a news and sports shooter and editor. Kent has been honoured repeatedly by the Radio and Television News Directors Association for numerous stories he has shot and edited. In his spare time Kent spends time with his son Jonah hiking and biking. He is an avid photographer and his nature pictures grace many of the stories on the CFJC-TV Evening News and on CFJC Today.