ABrett Okamoto Biography And Wikipedia
Brett Okamoto is a famous acknowledged martial arts writer who works for ESPN. He is well known for his boldness and informative approach to interviews and how he isn’t afraid to ask hard-hitting questions.
Brett Okamoto’s Age And Birthday
Brett was born on the 22nd of October 1985. His birth sign is Libra; as of 2023, he is 37 years old.
Brett Okamoto Height And Weight
Okamoto is of average stature, His exact measurements will be updated once we have it from a reputable source.
Brett Okamoto Family
He was raised in Windsor, Colorado by his parents Stephen Ted Okamoto (father) and Kim Okamoto (mother). Brett is vocal in recognizing his father’s role in his career choice stating that he inspired his interest in MMA and writing.
Further details regarding his family and siblings are still under review and will be updated as soon as confirmed by a reliable source.
Brett Okamoto Wife
Okamoto is happily married to his partner Jessica Detterer. The couple said their nuptials back in 2012 and have been together ever since. On July 13th, 2020 they welcomed their firstborn baby a son named Kamryn Thomas Okamoto.
As a family, they are currently residing in Las Vegas, Nevada which is also the capital of the MMA.
Brett Okamoto Education
He joined Windsor high school located in his hometown where he graduated in the year 2004. During his last year, he ventured into writing for two newspapers; The Coloradoan and The Greeley Tribune.
Later on, he attended Colorado State University and managed to graduate with a degree in Journalism and Technical Communication in 2008. While at college he got on the student newspaper team (the Rocky Mountain Collegian). He was also a sports editor during his junior.
Brett Okamoto Professional Career
During his senior year at colorado state, he was among the fifteen students chosen to be correspondents by CNN. His stories which were based on local communities were featured prominently on the CNN website. After graduating he spent some time in New York as an intern at Sports Illustrated where he was a fact-checker for their magazine.
Brett moved to Las Vegas Nevada and went on to work for the Las Vegas Sun. There he covered many sporting events and started reporting on the emerging Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). His reports garnered sports fans and popularity in the city that now is known for hosting major events. In 2010 he was offered a job by ESPN and ever since he has been working as an MMA reporter and feature writer.
Additionally, he takes up all aspects of reporting such as editing creating, podcasts, producing, and keeping tabs on social media while still being on the lookout for arising news in sports.
Brett Okamoto’s Salary And Net Worth
He has an annual salary ranging from $27,000 to $95,000 and an estimated net worth of up to $1 million.