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Jiquanda Johnson

Verified
Michigan
Digital Journalist, Flint Beat

#founder & #publisher @BrownImpact & @FlintBeat. @TheBlackBookDir #founder. Retweets do not signify an endorsement. Opinions r my own. #Communityjournalism

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Biography

Flint Beat‘s founder and publisher, Jiquanda Johnson is a Flint-area native with more than 16 years of experience in journalism including print, television and digital media. She has worked for The Detroit News, NBC25, Fox and MLive Media Group/The Flint Journal, where she covered the city of Fl...

What was your first job as a journalist?

My first professional job outside of editor of my college paper was a gig working as a community journalist for The Detroit News.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes

How is social media changing news?

Social media is another medium to share news information and engage readers.