Brandon Despain Biography
Video Coordinator and Producer Brandon Despain has served as a video coordinator and producer in the Athletics Video Services unit since 2009. He is Producer/Editor of the weekly television program “Cavalier Sports Weekly”. He also was a producer and editor of “Virginia Football: The Building of a Program,” which aired in the summer of 2010. He also assists with features on Hoovision and commercials profiling Virginia Athletics.
Before joining the Athletics Department, Despain worked at BYUTV in Provo, Utah where he was the creator and producer of the award-winning sports magazine feature television program “True Blue”. Under Despain’s direction, “True Blue” received various awards from the Utah Association of Broadcasters including Best Sports Program and Best Sports Story.
A native of Casper, Wyoming, Despain is a 2007 graduate of Brigham Young University with a bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism. He currently resides in Zion Crossroads, Va. with his wife Amy and son Joshua.