Dustin grew up in Pennsboro West Virginia and went to school at West Liberty University. He graduated with a B.A. in broadcast journalism and minored in graphic design.
During his time at West Liberty, he was part of WLTV14 covering everything from sports to school events, and things happening in the community. He was also part of the international fraternity Phi Delta Theta where he and his fraternity helped raise nearly $10,000 for various ALS charities.
In 2013, Dustin played football as a linebacker at West Liberty University and after two years of playing, he turned his hand to coaching high school football at Albert Galitan High School in Pennsylvania.
Dustin interned for WDTV in 2013 as a weekend reporter and after graduating from college in 2018, came back to take over the same role at the station. He now is the Producer for the 5:00, 5:30, and 6:00 evening shows.
In his spare time, Dustin enjoys relaxing at home, spending time with friends, and playing with his Yorkie pup Bruce.