Joe Schmit is an author, award-winning broadcaster, community leader, and popular keynote speaker. His 1ST book “Silent Impact” Influence Through Purpose, Persistence, and Passion is now in its 2nd edition.  His new book “The Impact Blueprint,” A Step by Step Journey to a Life of Significance, is a deep dive into how to lead your professional and personal life with impact.  

He joined KSTP-TV in 1985 and has won 18 Emmys from the National Television Academy.  He was also honored with a National Headliner Award in 2001. Joe is also a regular on 1500ESPN radio. Before joining KSTP-TV in 1985, he was Sports Director for WBAY-TV in Green Bay, Wisconsin. His career also includes positions as a weekend sports anchor for KCRG-TV in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and WKBT-TV in La Crosse, Wisconsin. Joe earned his degree in Mass Communications from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse.