Rob Kauder is the Internet Content Manager for KXLY.com and has been a part of the KXLY 4 News team since 2005.
A graduate of Central Washington University with degrees in print journalism and history, Rob started out his career as a newspaper reporter before moving to Spokane in 1998, where he spent seven years working at the CBS affiliate as their website content manager before coming to KXLY.
During his journalism career Rob's received 10 awards from the Washington Newspaper Publishers Association and two Edward R. Murrow Awards for online journalism.
A former Marine and Washington Army Guardsman, Rob spent more than a decade in the military. While serving as an infantryman in the Marines, he served in Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm as well as United Nations operations in Somalia. As an Army Guardsman, he served with a Moses Lake-based infantry company and did a year-long tour as an infantry squad leader in Baghdad, Iraq for Operation Iraqi Freedom in 2004 - 2005.
Rob and his wife Kerry live in Spokane.