Justin entered University and began studying Journalism in mid 2011. He shortly after began writing for his campus paper. About mid way through his junior year Justin accepted an internship opportunity at the weekly alternative paper NUVO in Indianapolis. He was part of the music department and during the internship started his own video interview segment titled, 'A day in the park with NUVO'.
He wrote and took photos covering the local music scene in Indianapolis, IN. Also during his junior year, he accepted the position of Photography Editor at his campus paper, the Campus Citizen. Through the duration of his senior year he took on another internship through the IUPUI athletics department. His duties were to report on and take photos of all home athletic events.
After graduating Justin accepted a position at Bob Thomas Dealerships as the Media Relations Specialist where he managed social media, photo content, and web content. After being there for about a year, he accepted a position as a Marketing & Communications Associate at Darlington Snacks. His duties here include managing social media, designing and editing sell sheets as well as spec sheets. He is also responsible for updating and designing the boxes and film that the snacks are wrapped in.