About Lamonica Peters
PETERS, LAMONICA is the executive producer for The Hutchinson Report Newsmaker Hour, a national radio broadcast airing each Saturday on KPFK 90.7 FM Los Angeles. It’s hosted by Earl Ofari Hutchinson, political analyst & national columnist. Her responsibilities include directing the program, coordinating guests for the show, recording & editing promos, producing & reporting “The Peters Poll” – a segment she created to connect with listeners via social networking sites. Peters is a native of Missouri but was raised in Los Angeles where she attended UCLA and graduated with a degree in Communications. In 2010, she was appointed President of the UCLA Black Alumni Association. She is also a community contributor for Intersections: The South L.A. Report, a community-based online news source for South Los Angeles residents, managed by the USC Annenberg School of Communications. She enjoys fun in the sun, cheering for the Lakers, traveling & trips to the spa.
- Occupation: Producer/Reporter
- Organization: The Hutchinson Report Newsmaker Hour
- Location: Los Angeles, CA USA
- Website: http://lamonicapeters.blogspot.com/
- Twitter: NewsTalkerLP
- Facebook: ThePetersPoll
- Was accepted for Feb 14-18 2011 Web 2.0 Training.
Digital media stories published elsewhere by Lamonica Peters:
- Rapper M-Bone killed in drive-by shooting 
Police believe that M-Bone, born Montae Talbert, may have been gunned down over a Twitter beef.
- L.A. Residents Urged to Turn in Guns 
For the 3rd year, Los Angeles has hosted the Gun Buy-Back program to make communities safer.
- The Peters Poll with LaMonica Peters 
This is the Facebook Page I created shortly before the Web 2.0 workshop but I enhanced it after learning more about using Facebook for journalistic purposes. I hope to create a larger fan base, & add more video.
- Are Mosquitos Putting Cal Students at Risk? 
This is my 1st attempt at using Final Cut Pro to edit video. Don't judge me. LOL
Content on this site written by Lamonica Peters (includes contributory writing):
<p>This workshop has exposed me to the most valuable information about the how reporting is done today. I feel so lucky to have been chosen to attend this workshop and now I know I have some basic skills that'll allow me to compete as a journalist.</p>