Brad Mielke is an ABC News reporter based in New York. Since serving as a Campaign Digital Journalist during the 2016 election, Brad has remained on the front lines of ABC’s political coverage, hosting several politics shows on ABC Radio and covering political stories across the country.
On ABC News Digital, Brad reports on breaking news events. He has gone behind-the-scenes of “This Week with George Stephanopoulos” on Facebook Live and even hosted “Bachelor Forecast,” a digital recap for ABC’s diehard “Bachelor” fans.
In 2015, Brad won an Edward R. Murrow award for his inventive, sound-rich documentary on extreme obstacle course racing – suffering a lot of aches and pains in the process.
Prior to his time at ABC News, Mielke worked at New York Public Radio, where he helped produce The Takeaway. A native of San Juan Capistrano, California, he graduated with a journalism degree from New York University. He lives with his wife and dog in Brooklyn.