Meet The Hosts
Meet Michelle and Andrew. They’re the heart of the NewsWatch show. From technology to entertainment to comedy, they cover it all. Joined by a knowledgeable team of reporters, the NewsWatch crew has over 20 years experience. So you’ll not only be learning while tuning into NewsWatch, but you’ll be having as much fun as they are too!
Andrew Tropeano, Owner and Co-Host
Andrew Tropeano, is an owner and the host of NewsWatch. He is also a Washington, DC resident. With over 18 years experience in journalism, Andrew joined the NewsWatch team in 2010. He is passionate about technology, entertainment, travel, and consumer news.
Michelle Ison, Co-Host
Michelle Ison, an Arlington, VA resident, has worked at NewsWatch for the past decade. She started her journey as a social media intern, and is now a producer and co-host of NewsWatch. Feel free to strike up a conversation with Michelle on Twitter @NewsWatchTV – her sassy personality won’t allow her to shy away from a good debate on anything entertainment or technology.
Susan Bridges, Special Reporter
Susan Bridges, the original host and face of NewsWatch, is a Washington, DC resident. With over 20 years of experience in journalism, Susan began anchoring for NewsWatch in 2001. She is now a special reporter for NewsWatch and host of Biz Report and HealthWatch.
Scott Steinberg, Special Reporter
Over one billion people have turned to world-famous technology, business, and parenting expert Scott Steinberg for insight into the latest consumer, business, and youth trends. Scott is a regular NewsWatch contributor for Tech Report, AppWatch, Biz Report, and the annual Back-To-School special.
Eric Forrest, Mobile Technology Reporter
Eric Forrest, a mobile technology reporter for NewsWatch, is a Virginia resident. With multiple years of experience in journalism, Eric joined the NewsWatch team in 2015. He is passionate about digital technology and mobile applications. Eric regularly covers app related segments on AppWatch.
Amanda Forstrom, Technology Reporter
Amanda Forstrom, a technology reporter and analyst for NewsWatch, is a Maryland resident with experience in film, television, and theater. She joined the NewsWatch team in 2015 and is the current host of Tech Report, a popular series that explores the newest and coolest technology gadgets and services on the market.