In fact, he had every intention of pursuing a degree in engineering. But as fate would have it, he signed up for a mass communications elective during the first semester of his freshman year, and fell in love with the live element of television. The rest, as they say, is history.
“I have always been an outgoing guy. I have always been kind of curious and a pretty good writer throughout my life. I had some of [the] qualities that went along with this profession, so it all kind of fell into place,” says Holmes. "