Professor Emeritus Marty Gonzalez retires from KRON after 44 years in television.

Monday, June 28, 2021

Warm congratulations to Professor Emeritus Marty Gonzalez who retired from his position as weekend anchor at KRON-TV on June 27, 2021. Professor Gonzalez had a remarkable 44-year career in television news and helped launch the broadcast journalism careers of many BECA alumni. His reporting covered topics ranging from NASA and gray whale migrations to anti-American sentiment in Central America and the Rodney King riots. He contributed to KGO’s Peabody Award coverage of the 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake, and In 2010 Professor Gonzalez became a member of the National Academy of Television Arts & Science’s “Silver Circle.” To learn more about Professor Gonzalez, check out his NATAS biography here and his KRON profile here.

KRON-TV put together a tribute to Marty showcasing some of his work over the years, along with farewell messages from many of his colleagues. Click here to watch!