Chris Barriere graduated Magna Cum Laude in 2011 from Ithaca College in Ithaca, New York, with a Sport Media major and a minor in Journalism. He was born in Westerly, Rhode Island and raised in Bennington, Vermont.
Chris 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.
Chris joined NBC26 in April 2017 as a sports reporter and weekend sports anchor.