People of Northwest Public Radio
A native of Illinois, Brett Charvat grew up in western Montana and attended Montana State University, where he received a B.A. in acting. After graduation, he traveled to Japan, where he spent the next four years teaching English to children. Upon his return to the United States, he served as a Trooper with the Montana Highway Patrol for several years before relocating to the state of Washington, where his wife works as a post-doctoral research associate for Washington State University.
When he’s not on the air, Brett enjoys competitive shooting sports, hiking, camping, martial arts, traveling, and collecting antique pocket watches.
Brett began his work as an announcer with Northwest Public Radio in the fall of 2012, and he hopes to someday achieve his dream of becoming a professional voice actor.