Dean Mirshahi joined WRIC in February 2018 as a Digital Content Producer. He moved into a reporter role in 2020.
Dean was born in Arlington, Texas, but has lived most of his life in Henrico County.
He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University with bachelor’s degrees in English and Film. He was a writer for the Herald-Progress in Hanover before joining WRIC.
He enjoys spending time with his family and friends, playing with his Alaskan Malamute and reading books.
Dean also enjoys jiu-jitsu, coffee and of course the news.