TV-Broadcast Experience:

  • TV News Anchor/Reporter (1978-2003);
  • WNDU-TV (NBC affiliate) (1978-1979), South Bend, Indiana
  • KCTV5 (CBS affiliate) (1979-2003), Kansas City
  • Co-Anchor 6:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. News for 19 years
  • Co-Anchor 5:00 p.m. News for 5 years

Current TV experience:

  • Anne Peterson Productions: (2003-present)
  • Producer, Writer, Talent for video productions for medical/corporate/charitable organizations
  • Producer/reporter/on-air talent: Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts Minutes/KSHB-TV41 NBCActionNews
  • Interview host for Cancer Treatment Centers of America on KSHB-TV NBCActionNews
  • Television host “Holiday Around the House”/ KSHB-TV41 NBCActionNews
  • Television host for “Senior Living”/ KSHB-TV41 NBCActionNews
  • Free-lance on-air host for KCPT-Public Television/Kansas City
  • On-Air television host of KC Legacies with Anne Peterson on Time Warner Cable
  • Produced video for 33 The Story of Hope
  • Co-writer/producer of “The Best for Baby” video… a DVD distribution of over 1.7 million copies in 2008 and over 2.5 million in 2009.

TV/Radio Spokesperson (2003 – Present)

  • John Knox Village
  • Cancer Treatment Centers of America
  • “Continuous Chest Compression CPR” Community Service Campaign NBCActionNews Kansas City 2006
  • St. Luke’s Hospital/Cardiovascular Consultants
  • Durrie Vision
  • Medical Imaging
  • House of Denmark

Other entrepreneural projects:

  • (2005-2010) U.S. Representative for Swedish Saxophonist Johan Stengård
  • (2008) Concert producer/spokesperson for “Human Reflection: The Photo Symphony”
  • (Present) Independent consultant for Arbonne International
  • (2005-2010) Strategic Marketing/Communications consultant for St. Luke’s Muriel I. Kauffman Women’s Heart Center
  • (2003-2005) Director of Communication Health and Benefit Systems/Designing health and wellness programs for employees


  • Exclusive with Voices & Talent Agency in Kansas City (2003-present)
  • Exclusive with Shirley Hamilton Talent Agency in Chicago (1973-1978)
  • Photography
  • Runway Model
  • Television Commercials
  • Feature film “The Fury” directed by Brian DePalma, casting by Lynn Stallmaster


  • Past-President of “Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts Ambassador’s Program”
  • Founding Board Member and past-president of Shadow Buddies Foundation
  • Founding Board Member of Gift of Life Foundation
  • Former Co-chair “St. Luke’s Muriel I. Kauffman Women’s Heart Center Advisory Council”
  • Executive leadership team for American Heart Association “Go Red for Women Heart Luncheon

Broadcast Career

  • 25 year career in TV News as a 5, 6 and 10 news anchor/reporter. Began her broadcasting career in 1978 in South Bend, Indiana at WNDU-TV, the NBC affiliate after graduating from Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill.
  • She then joined KCTV5 in April, 1979 where she first served as a general assignment reporter before quickly heading to the anchor desk. She and her co-anchor, Wendall Anschutz made broadcast history as the longest-running anchor team in the country based on 22 years working together at KCTV5.
  • Anne was the first anchor in Kansas City to specialize reports focusing on family and health issues that directly affect our daily lives. Now as part of Anne Peterson Productions, Anne is producing, writing and hosting video productions for medical, corporate and charitable organizations. She is also a communications/marketing consultant and publicist.