Rochelle Dean Biography
Rochelle Dean is an American Evening anchor for ABC Columbia. You can catch her as the Evening Co-Anchor Weekdays at 6 & 11, Live from Main and Gervais. She started her career in Journalism as a Public Relations Assistant for VSU (Go Trojans!), and as a Photojournalist for The Progress-Index during college. During her junior year, she accepted a position at WRIC TV 8 (ABC) in Richmond, Virginia, where she caught the television bug and spent the next thirteen years there exploring the many facets of this wonderful world of news.
Rochelle Dean Age
Dean has not yet revealed her age to the public.
Rochelle Dean Personal Life | Husband
Dean is happily married to Juan Cruz and together they have a pair of twin daughters. The family resides in South Carolina.
Rochelle Dean Education
She attended Virginia State University, where she majored in English and minored in Mass Communications.
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Rochelle Dean Career
Dean has worked in the field of Journalism for 20 years. she started her career in Journalism as a Public Relations Assistant for VSU (Go Trojans!), and as a Photojournalist for The Progress-Index during college. During my Junior year, she accepted a position at WRIC TV 8 (ABC) in Richmond, Virginia, where she caught the television bug and spent the next thirteen years there exploring the many facets of this wonderful world of news.
Dean worked as an Assignment Desk Manager, General Assignment Reporter, and eventually a Fill-in Anchor. she was able to cover numerous National stories including the DC Sniper case, the Virginia Tech shootings, the Presidential election of Barack Obama, the dogfighting trial of NFL Star Michael Vick, and the National Boy Scout Jamboree which earned me an Associated Press Award for Best Spot News.
Dean briefly worked at a television station here in Columbia where she reported, produced, hosted a weekly community show and anchored.
She is a member of the NAACP, The National Association of Black Journalists, The Columbia Chamber of Commerce, the American Cancer Society and am the CEO and founder of the Flora Foundation. An organization Dean started to help young people get money for college after losing a parent to Cancer.
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Dean is an American Evening anchor for ABC Columbia, she anchors evening and Weekdays at 6 & 11, Live from Main and Gervais.
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Published: Jun 14, 2019, 8:24 PM EDT
By: Rochelle Dean
Columbia, SC (WOLO) — For years South Carolina Representative (D) Jim Clyburn has held a staple event in the Midlands that dozens flock to for some good conversation and some good eats. The annual World Famous Fish Fry is coming back to the Capital city, but this year is expected to be a bit different. This year, 22 Democratic Presidential Candidates plan to attend the event, an amount people event organizers say this is believed to be the first time this many democratic candidates will share the same stage at the same time.
Organizers say this event started out as a way of saying thank you to community constituents who may not have been able to afford or time to attend the Democratic Party’s annual fundraising dinner taking place the same night.
Each year approximately, 4,400 pounds of fish and 6,400 slices of bread will be on hand to feed the thousands of Democratic Party faithful expected to attend this annual tradition. Clyburn who is the founder of the event released a brief statement about the upcoming event saying.
Organizers say they are planning the event so members of the community that come out will have a chance to speak with the candidates in a musical setting and even take photos with the candidates if they so choose.