Weisbrod graduated from Framingham High School in the class of 2001. He went on to attend The George Washington University, where he received a Bachelor's degree in electronic media and American studies. 
Weisbrod first joined CNN as an intern for "Crossfire" in 2004, and has risen through the ranks at the network. Previous roles include time as an associate producer and later a Digital Producer for The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer. 
He led the development and production of online and Internet related segments for the show and was a pioneer for the integration between CNN's television and social audiences.