Keisha Lancelin has been a force behind the growth WUPA since it’s inception in September of 1995. While the vision and scope of television has moved with trends of society, she has remained focused on the key aspects of effective and informational programming that speaks to the community.
As the Public Affairs Director at CW 69, her days are divided between duties as spokesperson, talent, producer, and community liaison. She is the host of community affairs program, Focus Atlanta, which airs at noon on Sunday afternoons. In addition to producing the program she maintains relationships with service organizations in an effort to establish WUPA as an ongoing venue of support to the community. She has been a co-host for the Jerry Lewis MDA Labor Day Telethon in Atlanta since 1998. Her community outreach duties include: providing internships to broadcast students, supervising employee volunteerism, as well as airing public service announcements that target issues of importance.
She is an advocate of the Georgia Center for Child Advocacy as well as an avid supporter of the American Diabetes Association, American Heart Association, The Partnership Against Domestic Violence and a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority , Inc.. She has received numerous accolades for her community service and dedication including a Proclamation from the Atlanta City Council for her work in the education and prevention of HIV.
This week on Focus Atlanta we met the founder of Our Cooler to discuss his passion for community service. Tiny House Atlanta is bringing micro living to Decatur! Walk Like MADD will be […]
This week on Focus Atlanta we met author Chrissie Kahan. Support student-athletes at Clark Atlanta University at the Darrell Walker Art Auction. The Salvation Army is working hard to provide relief to hurricane […]
This week on Focus Atlanta we learned about Sport for Good with Mercedes-Benz USA. Literacy Action just won a well-deserved award. Join us to celebrate at Spellebration 2017. Register for the […]
This week on Focus Atlanta we met famed make-up artist Derrick Rutledge; Carolyn Morris joined us to discuss the Labor Day activities in the Marietta Square; and Filter Snap stopped by to introduce a new […]
This week on Focus Atlanta we were invited to Vet Fest! Bring the Veteran in your life to Visions Outreach, Inc. for services and support. Educated Girls Rock is an organization solely dedicated to empowering children […]
This week on Focus Atlanta radio personality Rashad Richey of WAOK stopped by to give us updates on the 2017 City of Atlanta Mayoral Race. Bed, Bath & Beyond wants to help you get […]
This week on Focus Atlanta our entire show was dedicated to education of Child Sexual Exploitation Prevention. Join us August 5, 2017 to support Our Children’s Keeper.
This week on Focus Atlanta we were introduced to PowerMyLearning. Champion Tribes provides an easy way for fathers to make a life impacting connection with their sons. Author Amanda Setili stopped by to give us a […]
This week on Focus Atlanta we were introduced to Healthsource Chiropractic Care. Georgia Lions Lighthouse Foundation continues the legacy of assisting Georgians with eye health and hearing aids. Learn how Refuge Coffee is […]
This week on Focus Atlanta, Robert Half stopped by to discuss ways job seekers can make themselves stand out in the job search. We were introduced to Wee Blessing; an easy and affordable way for […]