Photographer/MMJ Gary Abrahamsen


Birthplace: Euclid, Ohio.

Education: Lakeland College.

Current Position/Job Duties: Multimedia Journalist/Photographer.

Previous Work Experience: Photographer at WNWO-TV in Toledo, and photographer at KJAC-TV in Beaumont, Texas.

Joined News 5: 1988

Awards/Honors: Three Emmy Awards and multiple Emmy nominations.

News Philosophy: Be fair and honest. Tell great stories.

Role Model(s): Parents.

Favorite Sports Team(s): All Cleveland teams.

Favorite Music: I love music from the 1970s and 80s.

Favorite Movies: We mostly watch G-rated movies at home with the kids.

Favorite Foods: Love all kinds of foods.

Family: Wife and two daughters.

Pet: Dog, named Bailey, who loves to chew on shoes.

Hobbies & Interests: Photography and yard work.

Something most people don't know about me: I am a man of many trades. I can fix almost anything.

What I like best about Northeast Ohio: The people.

You're most likely to see me around town at: Home Depot.

On the weekends I love to: Spend time with my family, camping, and skiing.

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