J Bates

J Bates is the News Director for Idaho News 6, the ABC affiliates for the Boise and Twin Falls markets. Bates spent over 20 years on air before moving into leadership at the station. He is a proud graduate of Weber State University where he was a member of the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity. He has a master’s degree in Communication and Leadership from Gonzaga University and taught Media Arts at the College of Western Idaho for four years.