Rick Springer - KTEN.com - No One Gets You Closer

Rick Springer


A nine year veteran of the news industry, Rick grew up in Arlington, Texas where he attended Arlington High School. He later graduated from the University of North Texas in 2002 with a Bachelors Degree in Radio Television & Film.  

Following college, Rick moved to San Diego and spent several years experiencing life on the coast.  He settled in Texoma with his family in 2005 and began his news career.  Rick has experience in every aspect of news.  He's worked as an editor, photographer, Live Truck Operator, reporter, and producer. In May of 2011 Rick became Executive Producer of KTEN News.  

While many in the business have their sights set on bigger markets, Rick prefers living in Texoma, away from the hustle and bustle of the big city.  He loves coming to work because every day is new, different, uniquely challenging, and exciting.  Rick thrives on making a positive impact in peoples lives and believes KTEN is the perfect environment to do so.  

Rick is a musician and artist. He loves music, movies, sports, hanging out with friends, and spending time with his family.  Rick is excited to be part of the new and improved era of KTEN Television and considers his opportunity to help rebuild the station's news department a very special one.

If you have a news tip you can email Rick at rspringer@kten.com