Mike Secrest is currently the Digital Media Editor for the City of Arlington’s Office of Communication. Mike has been with Arlington since 2014, after spending 15 years in the news industry at a NBC affiliate in Roanoke, VA. Mike has a degree in communications from Virginia Tech. After graduating in 1999, Mike joined the WSLS-TV team and worked as a photojournalist and satellite truck operator. During his time at WSLS, Mike was on location for several national stories including Presidential Inaugurations, September 11th and the Virginia Tech shooting in 2007. Since moving to Arlington in 2014, Mike oversees the government cable channel, the city’s broadcast studio and video production for The American Dream City.