Brett Kast Biography
Brett Kast is an American Emmy-awarded journalist who serves WXYZ as a general assignment reporter. He joined the station in September 2020. Previously, he served WXIN Fox 59 as a reporter.
Brett Kast Age
Kast likes to keep his personal life private hence has not yet disclosed the year and month he was born. It is therefore not known when he celebrates his birthday. However, he might be in his 30’s.
Brett Kast Height
Kast stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches tall.
Brett Kast Family
Kast’s mother is known as Paula Renzi Kast while his father is known as Rick Kast. He has a sister who is known as Nancy Kast. In addition, one of his sisters who was known as Jenna passed ten years ago.
Brett Kast Wife
Kast is very private about his personal life therefore it is not known if he is in any relationship. There are also no rumors of him being in any past relationship with anyone.
Brett Kast Net Worth
Kast has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his career as an anchor and reporter.
Brett Kast Salary
Kast earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Brett Kast Education
After completing his high school education, Kast attended Michigan State University where he earned his Bachelor’s degree in Journalism
Brett Kast Career
Kast serves WXYZ as a general assignment reporter. He joined the station in September 2020. Previously, he served WXIN Fox 59 as a reporter. Prior to going to central Indiana, he was living in Michigan his whole life. Kast then spent two years reporting for the NBC affiliate in Traverse City, MI prior to heading south to the Circle City.
He has a passion for broadcast news and loves to tell heartwarming stories that make an impression on the lives of others. Kast was first experienced with local news in 2005 when a Detroit station ran a story on his younger sister battling brain cancer. He had started a bracelet fundraiser in her honor.
Soon after the story was broadcast, orders for the bracelets came pouring in. Because of that narration, the Jenna Kast Believe in Miracles Foundation was born. The foundation has grown tremendously in the past 10 years, granting wishes to Michigan children facing life-threatening illnesses. This experience encouraged him to achieve broadcast news.
When he is not working, he is a devoted sports fan. Kast is a fan of all Detroit teams, however, nothing tops his determination for Michigan State athletics. currently living in Indianapolis, he’s looking forward to seeing his Spartans make a return trip to Lucas Oil Stadium for the Big Ten Championship.
Brett Kast FOX59
At FOX59 Kast worked alongside other famous FOX59 anchors and reporters including;
- Colby Thelen
- Kayla Sullivan
- Dan Spehler
- Kelly Reinke
- Zach Myers
- Russ McQuaid
- Nick McGill
- Krista McEnany
- Darius Johnson
- Jill Glavan
- Ray Cortopassi
- Melissa Crash
- Courtney Crown
- Beairshelle Edmé
- Sherman Burdette
- Dave Griffiths
- Mike Sullivan
- Jessica Hayes
- Alexa Green
Brett Kast’s Social Media Platforms
Kast is active on his social media accounts and is often seen posting on his Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. He has over 1,000 followers on Twitter, 800 followers on Instagram, and 1,000 followers on Facebook.