News Director at KCCI-TV, the CBS affiliate in Des Moines, Iowa
Originally from St. Louis, Busiek accepted a news-radio position with WHO-AM (1040) in Des Moines. After working three years at WHO-AM radio, Busiek became a reporter at KCCI-TV in Des Moines, Iowa in 1979. He was promoted to anchor in 1983, and in 1990, Busiek became news director of KCCI-TV. In addition to his Mizzou heritage, Busiek is also proud to have been elected chair of the Radio-Television News Directors Association (RTNDA) from 2002-2003.