Local Seattle News Legend Retires

Local Seattle News Legend Retires

SAG-AFTRA salutes Bryan Johnson, who is retiring from KOMO TV as senior correspondent. Johnson is a SAG-AFTRA member and before that an AFTRA member for many years.

He graduated from the University of Washington and began his career in 1955 as a radio engineer for KAPA in Raymond, Wash. He joined KOMO News on October 10, 1959. From 1962 to 1981, Johnson served as news director for KOMO Radio, rejoining KOMO News in 1976.

Johnson has won many awards for outstanding reporting and news analysis including several local Emmys, and the National Unity in Broadcasting Award.

Many good wishes for the future from Johnson’s brothers and sisters in SAG-AFTRA.