Former CBS Newser Steve Sando died Tuesday at the age of 48. Sando, who lived in St. Paul, MN, had a number of health issues. He was hospitalized several weeks ago with problems relating to his heart and diabetes.
Most recently Sando was the broadcast technical manager for the 2008 Republican National Convention.
In 1990, Sando was named operations director of special events for CBS News. He later served as director of operations for London and all of Europe for the network and headed up CBS’ presidential election coverage in 1996.
After the jump, some reflections from TVNewsers on Sando’s passing…