- KMBC 9 NewsAnchor/Reporter
Len Jennings co-anchors the news at KMBC and KCWE at 5pm and 9pm, weekdays. Len arrived in Kansas City in June of 2012. Before his arrival, Len worked in Fort Myers, FL for nearly 15 years. During that time, Len covered hurricanes, brush fires, elections, a Super Bowl, and two shuttle launches. His most challenging assignment was following his friend and colleague as he struggled with ALS, Lou Gehrig’s disease. The series won two Florida AP awards.
Len began his television career in 1992 as a sports anchor/reporter in Burlington,VT at WCAX-TV. He was named sports director at WFTX-TV in Fort Myers in 1997. In 2001, he made the switch to news at a station across town, WZVN-TV & WBBH-TV.
He is excited to make Kansas City his new home. Len has been involved with several charitable organizations and is looking forward to getting involved in this community.
Len graduated from Boston College with a degree in Communications in 1992. He enjoys skiing, playing hockey, and tennis. He has 2 marathons under his belt, several half marathons, and a Tough Mudder. His dog Sadie, a Golden Retriever, is always keeping him on is toes.