Blake Benard is an associate producer with The Show, producing a variety of stories for KJZZ’s locally produced news magazine. Blake started with KJZZ as an intern in the fall of 2016.

Blake recently graduated in may with a degree in sports journalism from Arizona State University with a minor in Film and Media Production. He’s a born and raised Arizonan, having grown up on the base of South Mountain in Phoenix. While at ASU, Blake worked with a variety of sports radio and TV companies, including the Cape Cod Baseball League, Pac-12 Network, Arizona State student radio and a variety of stations in the Valley.

He’s one of 10 brothers and sisters. In his spare time, he enjoys photography, the outdoors, the latest indie flick and spending time with friends and family.