SF State Alumni Hall of Famer, Veteran Anchor Ken Bastida to Retire from CBS Affiliate in San Francisco

Wednesday, October 06, 2021
Ken Bastida speaking into the camera while seated at the KPIX news anchor desk

KPIX-CHANNEL 5 (SAN FRANCISCO) -- Ken earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in broadcast communications from San Francisco State University. In 2007, he was inducted into the University’s Alumni Hall of Fame.

During his undergraduate years, a friend told him about an internship at KFRC Radio. Ken quickly worked his way up from the mailroom to the news room.