Written by Craig Smullin, Posted: Fri, April 5 2013 at 5:33 PM, Updated: Fri, April 5 2013 at 5:38 PM
School board members from around the state packed a hearing room in Salem Friday... urging legislators to let them decide whether guns should be allowed in their K through 12 schools. As NBC-5's Craig Smullin reports Senate Bill 347 is controversial... but for many the issue is not about gun control -- this is about local control.
NBC5 News Director Craig Smullin co-anchors NBC5 News at 6 and hosts the 5 on 5 Feature Interview on NBC5 News at 5.
A native of the San Francisco Bay Area, Craig graduated from Cal Poly in San Luis Obispo, California with a degree in Recreation Administration and Sports Management.
Since joining NBC5 News in 2005, Craig has performed virtually every job in the newsroom: News and Sports Reporter, Sports Anchor, Producer, series and segment Host and Anchor of NBC5 News at Sunrise and NBC5 News at 5. He became News Director in January, 2014.
When he's not managing a busy newsroom, Craig spends time with his wife, two young sons and two dogs. He is a dedicated fan of the San Francisco 49ers and Portland Trailblazers and loves snow boarding the slopes of Mt. Ashland.