Jessica Crawford anchors the 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. shows on KAKE. She's a native Texan who is enjoying life in the Sunflower State.

  She joined the KAKE team in February of 2020. Before that, she was an anchor and reporter at KFDM in Beaumont, TX for more than 5 years. During her time there, she reported on everything from Mardi Gras to historic flooding.

  Her passion for reporting comes from growing up in Southeast Texas, which is prone to natural disasters. Jessica and her family would rely on the news to get the information they needed to stay safe. She knows that a good news report can save lives.

  In her free time, Jessica loves to explore Wichita. Her favorite places to go include the Wichita Art Museum, the Advanced Learning Library, and restaurants on Douglas Ave.

  Jessica graduated from the University of Houston, where she studied?Communications and Spanish,?in 2014. She attended law school at South Texas College of Law Houston, and?was admitted to the State Bar of Texas in 2019.

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