Benjamin Diez joined the KXII news team as a reporter in June 2018 after attending the University of Texas at Arlington, where he majored in Broadcasting and minored in Psychology.
During his time at UTA he was part of the student run newscast, UTA News.
Born and raised in the Dallas area, from a very young age journalism became a passion of his. Growing up he looked up to and esteemed news anchorman Peter Jennings, and he admires the work of journalism greats Chet Huntley, Edward Murrow and Walter Cronkite.
In his free time you might just catch him cheering on his NBA favorite Dallas Mavericks, or diving into any kind of interesting book to read.
He is very much looking forward to making a positive impact in the Sherman/Texoma community and report news that matters to you. He is always eager to meet new people so don't ever hesitate to say hello! Feel free to send him an email if you have any news tips or story ideas, or if you just want to say hi.