Kezhal Dashti joined the KFOX14 Morning News team in March 2015 as the Social Media Anchor and Reporter. In Oct. 2015, Kezhal moved up as the KFOX14 Morning News Anchor. She comes from Arlington, Texas, where she attended Texas Christian University in Fort Worth (Go Frogs!) with a major in Journalism and a minor in Film, TV, and Digital Media.
Kezhal has always had an interest for news of all kinds, from international to pop culture. Nothing makes her happier than informing others on whats happening around the world. She has worked at numerous places in the Dallas market, including The Dallas Morning News and Kidd Kraddick in the Morning. At TCU, Kezhal was the KTCU News Director and DJ, and the Projects Editor/Reporter/Multi-Media Journalist for TCU360xThe Skiff.
Kezhal has also interviewed several celebrities, like football stars and Hall of Famers, Troy Aikman, Tony Dorsett, Emmitt Smith, and Dallas Cowboys owner, Jerry Jones. Shes also interviewed Comedienne Anjelah Johnson, who is known for her popular skit Bon Qui Qui, and Face the Nations, Bob Schieffer.
Both of Kezhals parents are from Iran and she has traveled there on several occasions. Kezhal also speaks fluent Farsi (Persian), but her goal is to learn as much Spanish as she can!
Kezhal is excited to wake up with you every weekday morning from 5 a.m. to 9 a.m. If you have a story idea, you can email her at: Kezhal.Dashti@KFOXTV.com.