North Platte, NE
Justin Thompson joins NBC Nebraska by way of California where he graduated Magna Cum Laude from Chapman University’s Top 5 Nationally Ranked Film School: The Dodge College of Film and Media Arts. During his college years, Justin was selected to be the Student Council Representative for the Television and Broadcast Journalism program. He also spent a year at Seacrest Studios in the capacity of an On-Air Content Creator/Presenter.
After graduation, Justin served as a sports reporter in the LA market covering a variety of events and games across Southern California for an award winning television show. During that year and a half, Justin worked directly with a team of Emmy Award Nominated Talent. Before moving to Nebraska, Justin also hosted and produced a weekly podcast for the LA based, BLEAV Podcast Network.
Justin is excited to be a part of the community in Nebraska and eager to share the stories that impact the people who live here. If you see him around town, be sure to say hello as he loves to talk and meet new people!