Brandon Rittiman joined 9NEWS in November 2011. Before moving to Denver, Brandon worked as the News Director for KUNR-FM, the National Public Radio affiliate in Reno, NV where he covered politics and other topics for a national audience.
Before that he was a reporter for KTVN, the CBS station in Reno. He's covered state and national politics in Nevada, Texas, and Arizona.
Brandon got his start in broadcasting working at KGNS-TV (NBC) in Laredo, TX. He regularly reported on the ongoing violence inside Mexico.
He graduated from the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism & Mass Communication at Arizona State University in 2004.
Brandon and his wife Elizabeth are happy to be in Denver. On the weekends, you might spot them out backpacking, skiing, or playing a little ice hockey.