At age 11, Justin worked as a campaign assistant for his step-father's run as a local school board candidate. Activities included petition collection, sign posting, campaign material distribution, and secretarial duties. This sparked his interest in the field of public service. As a result, from elementary school through college, Justin served in a number of elected leadership positions in student government including class representative, secretary, and vice president. At Thornton Academy, Justin joined Saco's Educational Station known as TATV Channel 3. TATV is a student-run station that broadcasts to over 10,000 people in the city.
Fast forward to today and based on his intern work at Fox 23 in Maine, he was hired in August of 2011in a freelance position as Assistant Morning Producer of their Good Day Maine TV show. His duties include booking guests, manage scheduling, and help updating social media. He also serves as a Weekend Web Producer updating the station's website with fresh content.