Gettin’ Comfortable with Mark Alford

It’s no secret that FOX4’s Mark Alford has the gift of gab. He’s made a career of speaking to the people of Kansas City. Whether it’s hard-hitting questions or candid conversation, Mark gets Kansas City’s most influential people to open up. He doesn’t just talk; he listens. Now you can listen too.

Mark’s podcast “Gettin’ Comfortable with Mark Alford” is an open dialogue with the men and women who are helping weave the rich fabric we call “HOME.”

Join our Facebook page, FOX4 Podcasts, stay up on all of our latest episodes.


Larissa Shively-Vitt: Transgender Issues 101

Larissa Shively-Vitt is a transgender woman who smokes a mean brisket, can take apart and reassemble an Apache helicopter, but also, almost took her own life. She gets comfortable with Mark Alford, opening up about her pursuit of happiness.


Damone Cox and Greg Winship: Center for Conflict Resolution

For more than 20 years, the number one known motive for murder in Kansas City has been arguments, not drug or gun-related violence. The Center for Conflict Resolution is pushing to lower the murder rate in Kansas City by breaking the cycle of anger and teaching children and teens how to resolve conflicts peacefully. FOX4’s Mark Alford sits down with two people from the center to learn more about this problem.


Frank White: Jackson County Executive

Mark talks with Jackson County Executive Frank White about the controversy surrounding the special assessments of taxes for Jackson County. Rates have been skyrocketing, and residents are demanding to know why.


Jolie Justus: Kansas City Mayoral Candidate


Quinton Lucas: Kansas City Mayoral Candidate


Craig Glazer: “The King of Sting


Bob Kendrick: President of Negro Leagues Baseball Museum


Rick Smith: Kansas City Police Chief


Gail Worth: Harley Davidson Dealer, Motivational Speaker


Frank White: Kansas City Royal, Jackson County Executive


Dayton Moore: Kansas City Royals General Manager


Jeff Colyer: Governor of Kansas


“Stretch”: Owner of Grinders in the Crossroads


Erin Brockovich: Environmental activist, consumer advocate


Deron Cherry: Kansas City Chiefs Hall of Famer


Shawn Edwards: Film critic


Ollie Gates: Owner of Gates Bar-B-Q


Kelly Urich: Radio host on 94.9 KCMO


Tech N9ne: Rapper, music producer, and entrepreneur with Strange Music

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.