Warren Trent is currently employed by KTVK/KPHO-TV in Phoenix, Arizona as an Investigative & Consumer Producer for “3 On Your Side,” a unit that earned a 2013 Rocky Mountain Emmy nomination for a report on “Expired Tires,” and a 2015 an Emmy nomination for a report called “Mattress Madness.” Warren previously did on-air reporting for the KTVK/KPHO-TV “Varsity Zone” sports show. Warren’s versatility continues to shine as he has worked on the assignment desk, news writer and as field producer.
Warren is a seasoned television journalist whose progressive TV career began at 6ABC-TV in Philadelphia with “Action News,” a favorite choice for millions of viewers for decades. While at 6ABC, Warren advanced through the ranks in unprecedented succession as: sound technician, assignment editor, video editor, sports producer, bureau chief, public affairs and ultimately as programming producer. In his final role at 6ABC, Warren produced a top rated, award winning television news magazine show and also lead producer for the High School Huddle sports show. Warren has also been assigned to cover both global and national news stories.
In addition to broadcasting, Warren enjoys contributing to society as a mentor and volunteer. He is past president of the Arizona Association of Black Journalists Association and a member of the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity. Warren has also volunteered by serving on the board of directors for “Image and Attitude,” a New Jersey based non-profit specializing in self-sufficiency for women and has also served on the board for “The VIP Project,” which supports autism awareness.
Warren says it is an honor to serve on the NATAS Board of Governors to work with a diverse group of professionals dedicated to honoring and assisting current and future journalists.
And one little known fact about Warren is that he taught himself how to juggle as a hobby.