Ryan Chandler is a reporter and anchor for KAMC News. He graduated with high honors from The University of Texas at Austin in December 2020 with dual degrees in journalism and government.
While in Austin, Ryan refined his passion for reporting on the people and politics of Texas with the political team at NBC affiliate KXAN News. He also contributed to numerous UT publications as a Daily Texan contributor and host of UT’s student political program, Tower Talks. Reporting from his time there has been featured in national publications such as CNN, CBS, ABC and People magazine.
In 2019, he was named the Texas Associated Press Broadcasters Scholar of the Year by the Headliners Foundation. Ryan has also spent time learning the ins and outs of the Texas government with two sessions working in and around the state Legislature at the Texas Capitol and in his hometown of Houston with the Harris County Commissioner’s Court.
Outside of the station, Ryan loves to run, play guitar and discover all the food and music this city has to offer. From Houston, to Austin, to Lubbock, he is thrilled to continue his trek out west to report for the people in the Hub City.