Thursday Luncheon Speaker | 05-25-2017

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05/25/2017 12:10 PM 05/25/2017 12:10 PM America/Los_Angeles Thursday Luncheon Speaker
Valerie Coleman - The News Anchor is Not in the Catbird Seat Anymore Executive Director Pat Williams 510-451-2120
1736 Franklin Street, California Ballroom (2nd floor), Oakland, CA, 94612

Valerie Coleman - The News Anchor is Not in the Catbird Seat Anymore

Thursday Luncheon Speaker

Thursday, May 25th, 2017 - 12:10pm

Valerie Coleman Morris, Emmy Award winning News Anchor talks about hot button topics in today's current news and how news coverage has changed. 

Valerie Coleman Morris is considered a Bay Area legend when it comes to television news. She began her career in the early 70s in San Francisco at KRON-TV as a reporter and then KGO-TV as a long time anchor.  She was part of the Van Amburg/Jerry Jensen/Pete Giddings news team that branded "happy talk" as a news genre.   
Morris is a former CNN domestic and international business anchor, three-time Emmy Award winner, part of  the KCBS Radio Peabody Award winning team coverage of the 1989 San Francisco earthquake and creator of the long running radio column “With the Family in Mind”, which aired nationally on CBS Network Radio.  Her first book was “IT’S YOUR MONEY SO TAKE IT PERSONALLY ®”

Executive Director
Pat Williams
May 25, 2017
1736 Franklin Street
California Ballroom (2nd floor)
Oakland, CA 94612

One block from the 19th Street BART station