Brent Clingingsmith is the Chief Engineer at WGEM.
Brent was born and raised in Quincy, Illinois. He attended Quincy High School and John Wood Community College and was in two-year RF/TV training at Harris Broadcast.
Brent started at WGEM in September of 1993 as a studio assistant, a camera, video tape and audio board operator and newscast director. He joined the engineering team in April of 1995 where he was responsible for maintenance, repair and installation of the studio and transmitter equipment.
He was named chief engineer in May of 2007.
Brent has two sons and one daughter.
You can reach Brent at 217-228-6633. Click here to send him an email.