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 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 […]
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This week on Focus Atlanta we learn about National Youth Week from Outreach Ministries, Inc., founder Lori Hoff. Learn more about the options that exist at Georgia Military College. Kids Video Connection wants […]
In honor of Commissioner Joan Garner the Fulton County 4th District Job Fair continues! The Atlanta Youth Tennis and Education Foundation dropped by to discuss the success of their programs for children. The […]
This week Rashad Richey of WAOK stopped by to give us insight on the upcoming congressional run-off. SCAD FASH has a new exhibit you don’t want to miss; Shoes: Pleasure and Pain. Better […]
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This week, Sports Dietician Jennifer Ketterly, stopped by to help us slide more diary into our lives for Osteoporosis Awareness Month. The Georgia School of Orthodontics gives away braces to deserving students and […]