Josh DeVine, Director of Communications
Tennessee Bureau of Investigation
Josh DeVine joined the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation in 2014 and oversees internal and external communications, social media, and community relations for Tennessee’s lead law enforcement agency.
Josh joined the TBI after a career in television news, which included stops in Clarksburg, West Virginia (near his hometown) and Flint, Michigan. In 2009, Josh landed in Nashville, where he worked for more than five years at the NBC affiliate. During his time there, Josh earned Emmy awards for his coverage of the murder of former Tennessee Titan Steve McNair, along with the historic 2010 floods in Middle Tennessee.
Josh holds a Bachelor of Arts in Religion and Communication from Denison University in Granville, Ohio. He also holds a Master of Science in Journalism from Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois and is currently pursuing his MBA at the University of Memphis.
In his spare time, Josh and his wife, Lauren, enjoy Nashville’s coffee and food scene. Josh also is an avid, albeit slow, runner.