Andrea Kremer is one of the most accomplished and widely respected sports journalists in the industry. In 2011, she was named one of the 10 greatest female sportscasters of all time and among the best of all sportscasters.
A two-time Emmy award winner, Kremer is currently Chief Correspondent for the NFL Network and appears on the new show NFL 360. She led the network's coverage and in-depth reporting on health and safety, a critical issue facing professional sports. Kremer is also a correspondent for HBO's "Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel." Since 2007, she has contributed a host of critically acclaimed profiles and features to the Emmy-Award winning newsmagazine show. Among the most memorable interviews she has done at HBO include compelling one-on-ones with Kobe Bryant, Urban Meyer, Pete Carroll, Phil Jackson, Lane Kiffin, Barret Robbins, DeMaurice Smith, Bill Parcells, Joakim Noah and Jim and John Harbaugh. Her story on the abuse of the drug Toradol helped earn Real Sports its first Peabody Award in 2012.
In 2014, Kremer was named the first inductee into the Cynopsis Sports Hall of Fame in recognition of her many contributions to journalism. That same year, Kremer joined the team of "WE NEED TO TALK," the first ever all-female nationally televised weekly sports show on CBS Sports. After its inaugural season, the show won a Gracie Grand Award for On Air Talent: Sports Program.
Prior to Kremer's current roles, she was a reporter for NBC Sports and, for five seasons, Kremer was the sideline and feature reporter for the Emmy Award-winning "Sunday Night Football" on NBC. Kremer periodically reported on football for the network's popular "Today" morning show, and in the summer of 2012, Kremer was front and center for NBC Sports as she covered swimming at the London Olympics where her insight and unparalleled story telling ability was featured across all of the NBC's platforms. In 2010, Kremer covered speedskating at the Winter Olympics in Vancouver and in 2008 she was lauded for her reporting of Olympic icon Michael Phelps' dramatic pursuit of a record eight gold medals in Beijing.
Before joining NBC, Kremer was ESPN's Los Angeles-based correspondent, providing in-depth reports for "SportsCenter," "Sunday NFL Countdown" and "Monday Night Countdown," among other studio shows. In 2005, Kremer received a PRISM Award for her ESPN story on Dexter Manley. With ESPN, Kremer's forte was breaking news stories and providing investigative pieces on social issues as they relate to sports, such as sexual assault and domestic violence.
Prior to joining ESPN, Kremer worked at NFL Films (1984-89), where she was a producer, director and later an on-air reporter for the nationally syndicated show "This is the NFL." Kremer received an Emmy nomination in 1986 for writing and editing the critically acclaimed NFL Films special "Autumn Ritual." While at NFL Films, Kremer also served as a contributing reporter to the Philadelphia Eagles Pre-Game Show on WIP-AM in Philadelphia.
Kremer graduated cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania in 1980 and graduated Friends Select School in 1976. Kremer was celebrated by Friends Select as the 2013 Distinguished Alumni/ae Award Recipient and spoke at the Installation Ceremony of Head of School, Michael Gary, in 2016. Most recently she was inducted into the Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame at the end of 2017.