Chris Barriere joined NBC26 in April 2017 as a sports reporter and weekend sports anchor.
Chris is originally from Bennington, Vermont. He was an NBC Olympics intern and also worked for the Boston Red Sox in 2010 before working as an on-air host and video editor for the New Jersey Devils.
Chris was a production associate for NBC Sports from 2013-2015, then headed to KTTC-TV in Rochester, Minnesota to work as a sports anchor/reporter.
Favorite thing about Northeast Wisconsin: Being on the water!
Favorite sports team: I don't really have favorite sports teams anymore, just favorite players and favorite memories. But the Boston Bruins will always be the team that got me into this business!
Favorite movie: Miracle
Favorite vacation spot: Maine!
Something most people don't know about me: I'm ambidextrous and can juggle.
A cause I'm passionate about: Adaptive sports. I helped coach a sled hockey team in Minnesota and would love to do something similar here!
Best part about my job: Getting to meet so many different people.