Tom Barnas

Tom Barnas is the Social Media Voice of the WGN Morning News and the Chicago Scene.

Since joining WGN-TV in 2008, Tom has spent his tenure on the WGN Midday News, serving as the Around Town producer with Ana Belaval to his current role as a segment, digital and social media producer for the WGN Morning News.  He started his career in Chicago radio prior to working at WGN-TV.  Along with his digital duties, Tom is the mastermind behind the WGN Morning News Block Party, St. Patrick’s Day broadcast, and our morning sports rallies.

Tom is a graduate of Illinois State University in Normal, Illinois. He grew up on Chicago’s South Side watching Harry Caray and Cubs baseball on WGN.  He currently resides in Chicago’s Edison Park neighborhood.

If you have a Chicago Scene story, email Tom – tbarnas@wgntv.com

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