Brett Forrest


Brett is a multimedia journalist with a heavy emphasis on documentary filmmaking. He is currently earning his Master of Science from Columbia Journalism School and is a member of the documentary cohort. Brett has been published numerous times during his tenure at Columbia in a small, local publication called the West Side Rag. Prior to graduate school, Brett was an on-air producer for a nationally syndicated entertainment news show called Daily Blast LIVE, where he earned a national Telly award for his work. Before that, he was a promotions and commercial producer for FOX31 Denver and contributed to the station's 2017 Emmy for Community Service. He was born and raised in Colorado and graduated from the University of Colorado at Boulder with degrees in Film and Anthropology. Brett is an avid mountaineer, snowboarder, and world traveler.