Favorite TV shows: Friends, Gilmore Girls, The O.C., Grey's Anatomy, House, Lost, The Office
Favorite movies: Pirates of the Carribean 1 and 2, She's the Man, Mystery Men, A Walk to Remember, The Notebook
Favorite celebrities: Adam Brody, Channing Tatum, Johnny Depp, Orlando Bloom
Favorite books: The Harry Potter series
Favorite food: Sushi
Dean started to skate at age 3 ... Older sister, Katherine, won the 2006 Lithuanian ice dancing championship with Deividas Stagniunas ... Father is a radiologist and mother is a full-time skating mom/costume designer/seamstress ... Hobbies include electronics, computers and high-tech gadgets ... Watched his sister compete at the 2007 World Championships in Tokyo, Japan ... Has a passion for sports cars ... Competed at the U.S. Junior Championships in singles, pairs and ice dancing ... Biggest life-defining moment is winning a bronze medal at the 2007 U.S. Championships in his first year competing in ice dancing since 2003 ... Would like to appear as a contestant on "Dancing with the Stars" ... After he's through skating, would like to perform in shows, coach and "replace Dick Button when he retires" ... Listens to rock and alternative music.
Favorite TV show: The Office
Favorite movie: Blades of Glory
Favorite celebrities: Keanu Reeves, Zach Braff
Favorite food: Chicken Alfredo
Favorite drink: Dr. Pepper
Goals are to get an international assignment, become internationally known and qualify for the State Farm U.S. Championships.