Andrew Dymburt, University of Miami ’13, is a multi-platform reporter for ABC News, based in Washington, DC.
He joins the network from South Florida’s WSVN-7 where he was a reporter covering breaking news and politics. Notably, Andrew traveled with Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students, teachers and parents from the State Capitol to the United States Capitol, covering the March for Our Lives movement in the wake of the tragic mass shooting. As a Coral Springs, FL, native and graduate of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, the tragedy had a profound, unique impact on his reporting. Andrew also reported extensively on Florida politics, including the 2018 gubernatorial race.
Previously, Andrew honed his breaking news skills at KOIN-TV in Portland, OR, covering the 2016 Election Day riots and the massive Eagle Creek Wildfire, as well as at News12 in the Bronx and Brooklyn, where he reported on Eric Garner’s death and the beginning of the Black Lives Matter movement
Andrew is a tenacious journalist with a knack for storytelling and a love of political journalism.
Andrew was born in Flushing Queens but grew up under the southern suns and sky-blue waters of South Florida. He was raised in Coral Springs, a suburb of Fort Lauderdale.
In 2006, he was diagnosed with Type-1 Diabetes and has been actively raising awareness about the disease ever since.
Andrew is a skilled musician – he can play the saxophone, trumpet and piano.