Tom Clements joined KNOP News 2 in January 2012 as a Weekend Weather Anchor/Reporter.
Tom was born all the way in Burlington, Ontario, Canada, but was raised in Colorado where he graduated from the University of Northern Colorado with a degree in Broadcast Journalism and a minor in History. While attending UNC, Tom reported and anchored the entertainment block for the student newscast, Channel 98 Bear News. He also worked for KOAA Colorado Springs, where he started his career as one of the studio crew members for the morning show.
During his time at KNOP News 2 , Tom has covered a multitude of stores. From local happenings and events, to Friday Night Football, and even natural disasters in Colorado and in Greater Nebraska.
While living in North Platte, Tom has been a part of several musical productions at the North Platte Community Playhouse. Including "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels", "Oliver", and "Jesus Christ Superstar".
He met his wife, Jen, while performing "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels" in 2012 and they were married in Minneapolis, Minnesota on June 2014.
Tom enjoys all sports, but hockey and golf hold a special place in his heart. When he’s not involved with broadcasting or weather, he enjoys being outdoors or playing a couple of video games. He loves to travel and explore new places.
Interesting Facts About Tom:
He is 6'7" tall.
Tom loves acting and theater and has been in several plays from Children's Theater to Musicals.
Tom was part of the UNC Opera Program.
He's a huge Star Trek fan.
Tom has circumnavigated the globe. Going to many different countries including, Brazil, South Africa, India, Vietnam, Thailand, China and Japan.
Motto: "A day without laughter is a day wasted."