Gannon, who joined KMBC in February, details the decision to leave the television news industry on her website:
I have lived and loved the journalism industry at a very interesting time. I’ve covered hurricanes and homicides, happiness and hatred. You invited me into your homes via your television and your computer. Thank you. I have some fantastic stories that never made it on air, and some even better stories of the people with whom I’ve worked. I regret not telling all those stories.
This business is a fickle one. I have seen very good people fail in this profession, and I have seen people with minimal talent and work ethic rise to the top. Read more