Todd Harris is the play-by-play announcer for alpine skiing and snowboarding for NBC’s coverage of the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games. He has called play-by-play for five Winter Olympics with NBC, and is the voice of NBC Sports Group’s action sports including, the Dew Action Sports Tour, Red Bull Signature Series, World of Adventure Sports and 2013 America’s Cup.
Harris began his career in sports broadcasting in 1991, initially covering surfing and snowboarding for ESPN. Harris later joined ABC Sports in July 1999 as a sideline reporter.
From 1999-2007, Harris worked as a sideline reporter on ABC’s lead college football broadcast team covering the ABC game of the week in the PAC 10 in 2005. Harris called play-by-play for ESPNU, covering college football and basketball. He soon expanded that role, adding coverage of the X Games and Winter X Games and working as a pit reporter for IndyCar. In 2005, Harris was the play-by-play announcer for the IndyCar Series and called the IRL and as well as the Indy 500.
From 1998-2004, Harris covered the NBA Playoffs for Turner Sports. He also worked for Turner Sports at the 1998 Olympic Winter Games in Nagano, Japan, and the New York City Goodwill Games.
A 1990 graduate of Brigham Young University, Todd Harris has a bachelor’s degree in Communications/Broadcast Journalism. He now resides in Utah, with his wife and their children.