Kevin Dudley, Jr. is a Bastrop, Louisiana native. Dudley holds a Associate’s degree in General Studies from Louisiana Delta Community College, Bachelor’s degree in English and Master’s degree in Communication from the University of Louisiana at Monroe. He started his journalism career at KTVE/KARD as an audio operator, camera operator, and assisted with directing Louisiana Living. After quickly working his way up the ranks, Dudley became a Digital Producer and Assignment Manager Fill-In for KTVE/KARD in October 2021. On October 9, 2022, Dudley was named the Digital Manager for the station.