Dan Whisenhunt is a writer who grew up in Mobile, Alabama. He holds a bachelor’s degree in broadcast journalism from the University of Alabama. He’s worked as a professional journalist for the last nine years, most notably at the Anniston Star in Anniston, Ala. Before Decaturish.com became his full time job, he worked as assistant editor and digital content manager at Reporter Newspapers in Sandy Springs. He moved to Decatur in 2012, after spending a year living West Midtown. He began Decaturish.com in 2013 as a side project to showcase his other writing, but it soon became a go-to source for local news. His goal is to create a successful, digital-first news website that is informative and actually fun to read.