About Justin Shrair

Justin is an award winning journalist with a strong live presence and a passion for storytelling and making a difference in his community. He consistently builds sources going beyond just the basic information and thrives at breaking news scenes bringing the latest information to North Carolinians. Currently he reports for the NBC and CW affiliate, WXII 12 News which serves the Greensboro, Winston-Salem and High Point DMA in North Carolina. Previously he worked as a television news reporter in Tulsa, Oklahoma with the CBS and CW affiliate News On 6 and as a Multimedia Journalist in Maine for Portland’s NBC affiliate WCSH 6 and Bangor’s WLBZ 2 which is now known as News Center Maine.

Justin Shrair uses his strong oral and written communication and problem solving skills to investigate stories, interview subjects and talk with sources, all while searching for the truth. Justin always adheres to the highest ethical and moral standards. He works with a team of producers and photojournalists while collaborating with senior newsroom leadership to deliver the news without bias.

During critical incidents, Justin gathers factual information and disseminates it to the public on-air, online and through a variety of social media platforms. He works with a variety of local community members, leaders and sources to brainstorm and produce creative, meaningful and impactful stories with honesty and integrity every single day.

Justin is committed to disseminating up to the minute information from Breaking News to Feature Stories. His multi-dimensional reports enlighten and educate. Justin is adept at building a social media presence to engage viewers while keeping the public informed. He timely delivers succinct and compelling news while maintaining the highest ethical standards.

He also monitors and uses a variety of social media tools to develop and distribute up to the second meaningful content and information.

He is a goal oriented, deadline and detail driven journalist with a passion for helping others. When Justin is not at work he enjoys volunteering, running along the waterfront and hanging with friends. Justin truly believes that everyone has a story and he is excited to make a difference every single day.

Justin graduated from Roger Williams University in 2013 and then attended Boston University’s College of Communication where he received a Master of Science in Broadcast Journalism in 2015. 

Contact Info

Justin Shrair

Phone: (413) 454-2728

Email: justinshrair@gmail.com