Politic365‘s Editor-in-Chief Kristal High, Contributing Writer Lenny McAllister and Senior Correspondent Jeneba Ghatt are all participants on an insightful panel discussing the use of social media in the 2012 elections at Howard University’s Armour J. Blackburn Center today, 11am – 1pm.
The discussion titled “What’s Your Cause? Social Media Use in the 2012 Elections” is a joint project presented by the Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies in partnership with Politic365, BET Networks, Black Youth Vote, Howard University School of Communication, IMPACT, National Action Network, NAACP, National Urban League, Politic365, Rainbow PUSH, Respect My Vote! Coalition. Panelists will discuss how voters and constituents can use Facebook and Twitter to get involved in the 2012 election.
JEFF JOHNSON, PRESIDENT AND CEO, JEFF’S NATION (MODERATOR)
Matthew Barnhill, Executive Vice President, Corporate Market Research, BET Networks
Stefanie Brown, National Field Director, NAACP
Jeneba Ghatt, Managing Partner and Founder, The Ghatt Law Group LLC
Kristal High, Editor in Chief, Politic365
Janaye Ingram, DC Bureau Chief, National Action Network
Kimberly Marcus, Director of African American Outreach, Democratic National Committee
Lenny McAllister, Politic 365 Contributor and Conservative Commentator
Jessica Reeves, Marketing and Partnership Manager, Voto Latino
Adam Sharp, Manager, Government & Politics, Twitter
Jamal Simmons, Principal, The Raben Group & Political Commentator
Rev. Lennox Yearwood, President and CEO, Hip Hop Caucus