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Television anchor

Shawn Petrice Cunningham, American television anchor. Achievements include being a spokesperson on breast cancer awareness; being a literary activist; being a philanthropist. Recipient Outstanding Young Careerist, Business and Professor Women, 2002, Telly, The Telly Foundation, 2002, Outstanding Communicator, 2000-2002.

Background

Cunningham, Shawn Petrice was born on June 27, 1973 in Bronx, New York, United States. Daughter of Louis Howard and Catherine Elizabeth Cunningham.

Education

Bachelor media studies, Fordham U, New York, New York, 1999. Master of Arts broadcast journalism, New York University, New York, New York, 2001.

Career

Reporter WZBN-television, Trenton, New Jersey, 1999—2000. Reporter, anchor WRNN-television, New York, New York, 1999—2000. Anchor WEVU-television, Naples, Florida, 2000—2001, WWAC-television, Atlantic City, 2001.

Morning anchor WAGN-television, Presque Isle, Maine, 2001—2002. Anchor, reporter WAGM-TV8, 2001—2002. President N. Maine Media Women, Presque Isle, Maine, 2002, N. Maine Women in Communications, 2002.

Achievements

  • Achievements include being a spokesperson on breast cancer awareness. Being a literary activist. Being a philanthropist.

Membership

President National Council of Negro Women, Maine, 2002, Key Women of America, Top Ladies of distinction, 2002, Political Congress of Black Women. Member of RTNDA, Society of Professor Journal.

Connections

father:
Louis Howard

mother:
Catherine Elizabeth Cunningham