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radio talk show producer

Timyka Artist, American radio talk show producer. Recipient 1st Place Best Talk Show of 1997 Society of Professional Journalists, 1997, 98, Pennsylvania Association Broadcasters. Member National Association Black Journalists, Philadelphia Association Black Journalists.

Background

Artist, Timyka was born on August 29, 1970 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Nelson Hullon Artist and Carolyn (Bolden) McCoy.

Education

Bachelor in Communications, Temple University, 1994.

Career

Reporter, news producer, Temple University Public Radio Station WRTI, Philadelphia, 1991-1994; resident coordinator, Temple University, Philadelphia, 1993-1994; production intern, Station KYW-television, Philadelphia, 1994; associate editor, United States Environmental Protection Agency, Philadelphia, 1993-1994; committee assistant, United States Environmental Protection Agency, Philadelphia, 1994-1995; associate talk show producer, Station WHYY-FM, Philadelphia, 1995; producer, Station WHYY-FM, Philadelphia, 1995-1996; senior radio talk show producer, Station WHYY-FM, Philadelphia, since 1997.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Free-lance producer Talk of the Nation, National Public Radio, Washington, 1997, The Way we Hear It, Station WPHT, Philadelphia, 1996.

Membership

Member National Association Black Journalists, Philadelphia Association Black Journalists.

Connections

father:
Nelson Hullon Artist McCoy

mother:
Carolyn (Bolden) McCoy