Michael Deere joined the News 12 team in March 2016 as a news reporter for the Paris Bureau.
Michael Deere joined the News 12 team in March 2016 as a news reporter for the Paris Bureau and he is thrilled to report the news in Texoma.
Michael was born and raised in Conway, Ark., the youngest of three boys. He made his first TV appearance as a 5-year-old for one of his local restaurants in Conway.
He graduated from the University of Central Arkansas with a bachelors degree in broadcast journalism and a minor in marketing.
While at UCA, he was the student sports director for two semesters. He produced and hosted the first student-run, coaches show with the current head football coach, Steve Campbell.
Michael produced his own sports segment everyday for the university's live newscast known as News 6.
Michael's passions include the obvious...sports...any and all sports, following his beloved Arkansas Razorbacks, going on short trips with friends and spending time with his family. Michael is an uncle to three nieces and two nephews and loves playing games and spending time with them.
Michael also loves to eat at new restaurants, especially here in Texoma, and he looks forward to meeting all the people he will serve in Texoma.