Rob Nesbitt joined the 12 News Team in October 2019. He grew up in northern Maine and received his Bachelor of Science degree in Communications from the New England School of Communications.
While attending NESCom, Rob had the opportunity to intern with the CBS Evening News Weekend Edition in New York City. He worked side by side with network producers, correspondents, and anchors where his passion for storytelling was formed.
Prior to WPRI, Rob worked as a multimedia journalist at WLBZ 2 in Bangor, Maine and WCSH 6 in Portland, Maine. His stories have earned him two New England Emmy Awards, two Edward R. Murrow Awards and multiple awards from the Maine Association of Broadcasters.
Rob enjoys spending time outdoors and taking advantage of everything New England has to offer from downhill skiing to horseback riding.
If you’d like to suggest a story idea, you can email him at firstname.lastname@example.org.