Andrew Brightman

Evening Meteorologist

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Andrew Brightman joined the Newschannel 5 team in September of 2017 as the morning show meteorologist.

Originally from Philadelphia PA, Andrew graduated from Emerson College and Penn State with degrees in both Broadcast Journalism and Meteorology. Andrew is also a member of the American Meteorological Society.

Prior to joining KGWN, Andrew had to the opportunity to intern at WXTF in Philadelphia, working with award-winning investigative reporters. He has always had a deep interest for weather, and began forecasting on TV when he was 16 years old for his high school's TV station.

Andrew has a deep interest in forecasting all extreme weather and, in particular, winter storms! He has heard a lot about Wyoming's famous winters and with that in mind, he looks forward to forecasting and experiencing them first hand. Andrew loves the outdoors and has deep passion for skiing, golfing, and aerial photography and intends to put his drone to good use during his time in Wyoming with its amazing landscapes. He loves meeting new people so don't be afraid to come up, say "hi", and ask him about the weather!

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