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Christine Beatty

A woman on a mission. A learner of life lessons. A symbol of redemption. A Woman on a Mission. At 32, Beatty became the youngest Chief of Staff in the city of Detroit’s history, after serving as deputy campaign manager of Kwame Kilpatrick’s first successful mayoral bid. The married mother of two, worked tirelessly on behalf of the citizen’s of Detroit, and was named one of Michigan’s Most Influential Women by Crain’s Detroit Business in 2004. Her “can-do” reputation was well known, and evidenced when she successfully served as lead negotiator for the city’s 2006 labor agreements in which...

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‘The Word Network’ holds telethon for Flint

SOUTHFIELD (WJRT) – (2/1/16) – Help has come in from different cities and states, but Monday night, Flint’s story was broadcast around the world on the popular religious TV station, The Word Network. Baltimore Pastor Jamal Bryant, who spent the day in Flint, turned his monthly program, ‘The Empowerment Encounter’ into the ‘Water Telethon for Flint’ at the network’s Southfield studios. 100 percent of the donations will be turned over to the Concerned Pastors of Flint…to be used for not just water, but for rebuilding a city impacted by lead for years to come. “The equity of their home...

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Elena Herrada

Lifelong Detroiter, mother of four and grandmother of five. Graduate of Wayne State University. She holds a Bachelors degree in Criminal Justice with a co minor in Chicano Boricua Studies and remains involved as an alum of Wayne State in ensuring that this important program remains and thrives at WSU. She also holds a Masters Degree in Industrial Relations and a certificate from the Labor School, also of Wayne State University. She is a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Detroit and a a proud  elected member of Detroit School Board ( In Exile), representing District 2, Southwest...

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Bishop Greg Davis

For over 30 years, Bishop Gregory M. Davis, Sr. has been spreading the good news of the gospel of Jesus Christ and pouring out the “oil of joy in the world”. In the midst of his multi-faceted ministerial tenure, Bishop Davis’ blessings include many notable appointments. He is a founding father of the Full Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship International, where he sits on the Bishop’s Council under the leadership of his spiritual father, Bishop Paul S. Morton. As founder and CEO of Greg Davis Ministries, Bishop Davis empowers believers to live balanced and full lives. He is an accomplished...

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Charlene Mitchell

CHARLENE MITCHELL – HOST OF “MIND YOUR BUSINESS” AIRS THURSDAY 9-11PM  *Covering a wide range of topics focused primarily on entrepreneurship, business owners and individual self-sufficiency Ms. Mitchell is a veteran broadcast journalist and the recipient of 2 prestigious Emmy Awards for outstanding news reporting. She earned her B.A. degree in Speech & Drama from Fisk University and completed a Master of Arts program in Radio, TV Film at Bowling Green University. A native of Toledo, Ohio Ms. Mitchell broke the color barrier as the very first African American woman TV news reporter in her hometown. She enjoyed a fast rise to work at major stations in Baltimore, Washington D.C. and Boston before settling in metro Detroit to be closer to family. She also worked as a news reporter at both WJBK-TV and WXYZ -TV in Detroit. Her successful career in television news led her to form her own agency, Media Consultants. She represents a wide variety of clients, providing Public Relations, Marketing and Advertising services. Ms. Mitchell has received numerous awards including The Associated Press Outstanding News Reporting award, American Cancer Society Award for Outstanding Reporting, The Michigan Chronicle Women of Excellence, Spirit of Detroit Award, and others. In addition to her work, Ms. Mitchell serves on the Board of Directors for The Ronald McDonald House of Detroit and AugMe International. She is a member of Alpha Kappa...

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