Alex Prieto-Rivero is a native Texan who graduated from the University of Houston with a Bachelor degree in Communication/Journalism. He started his broadcasting career at SightIntoSound radio where he read the newspaper over the radio for the visually impaired. While at the University of Houston, he worked for NTVAmerica, a station dedicated to the South East Asian community, where he broadcasted newscasts live twice a day. He worked for NTV for 2 1/2 years before coming to KREX.
His paternal grandmother’s side of the family homestead in Colorado many generations ago. He’s exploring his roots, in particular his love of the natural beauty in Grand Junction, which supports his hiking, snowboarding, and rock climbing adventures.
If you see Alex out and about be sure to say hello. He loves to meet new people!