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Brysen Van Eck is an Award-winning meteorologist for News 12 Westchester/Hudson Valley. He is thrilled to be working for his hometown station.
A resident of Airmont, Van Eck has been working with the News 12 Networks since 1999. Westchester and Hudson Valley residents have previously heard Van Eck's voice on News 12 Traffic and Weather. In addition, Van Eck has made numerous fill-in appearances over the years on News 12 Westchester, News 12 Long Island, News 12 Connecticut, and News 12 New Jersey.
In 2017, 2016, and 2008, Van Eck was nominated for an Emmy Award for Best Weather Anchor in the New York City Market. In addition, Van Eck was nominated in 2008 and 2009 for an Emmy Award for Best Daytime Newscast. Van Eck also received a NY Press Club Award for Best Daytime Newscast, for the "Hudson Valley Daytime Edition". Van Eck holds the American Meteorological Society's prestigious Certified Broadcast Meteorologist Seal, which he obtained in October of 2006. Other previous accomplishments Van Eck has made with the News 12 Networks include the development of the weather maps for News12.com, and News 12 Interactive's (Channel 612) weather section. For News 12 Interactive, Van Eck has been nominated for numerous awards, including a New York City Emmy and a National Emmy.
Van Eck graduated Cornell University in 1998 with a degree in Meteorology. In his spare time, he enjoys golfing the public courses of Westchester and Rockland, hiking in Harriman State Park, and rooting for the Mets, Knicks and Giants. Van Eck and his wife Lauren live in Airmont, along with their daughter Hannah, and son Keirnan.
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