John Larson

Program Director

John Larson brings to KMST almost 30 years’ experience in sales and marketing, with particular focus on the entertainment industry. John has worked in radio, television, film, and live events in the major markets of Chicago, Los Angeles, and New York, as well as in smaller markets like St. Paul, MN and St. Louis. John has more than two decades of experience in radio, beginning his career as a live mix artist in St. Paul, and growing to become a regular player and guest host on major morning shows across the nation.

John's Duties include...

Program Director - Digital Director - News Director - Creative/Content Producer - Show Host -Webmaster Admin - Student Supervisor -

 John lives on a small horse ranch in Owensville, Missouri, with his wife and kids. When he’s not behind the mic as the local voice of NPR’s All Things Considered, or Hosting Jitterbug and Jive, he can usually be found behind the handlebars of his Harley Davidson, or fighting fires in the area of Owensville, MO.


Over the St. Pat's weekend, over 2800 athletes came to the town of Waynesville, MO, to participate in the Special Olympics indoor games.  KMST's John Larson got to talk with Brandon Shotsick to learn more about the games.

Grammy Award-winning blues artist, composer, producer and actor Chris Thomas King will perform at The Soda Fountain in downtown Steelville, MO on Thursday, 3/17/16.  KMST's John Larson talked with Mr. King about his upcoming show.