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Peter Gungel – Chief Engineer

Peter Gungel

Peter started at WREX in March of 2011 as a master control operator and newscast director.

He joined the engineering team in October of 2011 and took on the role of Chief Engineer in November of 2012. He takes pride in managing the uncertain at WREX and enjoys learning new things in the fields of technology, operations and broadcast.

Peter was born in Elgin, Illinois and raised in Forreston, Illinois. He graduated from Highland Community College and has attended several RF and Transmitter training courses at GatesAir in Quincy, IL.

Peter has lived in Rockford since 2015 and is always finding new things to do in the Forest City.

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