Senior Statehouse Reporter
Bryan Richardson is senior reporter for State Affair Pro Kansas. A Texas native, he has made Kansas his home since 2010.
He previously worked at The Manhattan Mercury in Manhattan, Kansas, from 2010 to 2023. He covered a variety of topics, starting as an education reporter before becoming a local government reporter. His final job at the newspaper was news editor.
Richardson has won numerous awards from the Kansas Press Association for his reporting over the years.
Richardson received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Missouri in 2010.