Jalisa Haggins
Pronouns
She/Her
Year
2021
Chapter
Position
Social media manager/coordinator, digital content creator, Self Employed
Jalisa Haggins is a 2x Emmy Award-Winning news producer. She has a degree in Fine Art from the University of Oklahoma, where she studied photography, video, visual arts, and performance arts. During college, Jalisa worked with artists, museums, and galleries to create interactive art exhibits and community events. After college, Jalisa quickly realized her passion for working in a newsroom, and that took her on a journey to Nashville, Tennessee. She worked for an historic station, WSMV, and honed her skills in content creation, writing, communications, strategy development, strategic coordination, and public relations. After nearly a decade of working in a newsroom, she used her skills and background to start her own company. In 2019, Jalisa launched Live Your Basics, a social media agency. Through her new company, Jalisa passionately creates new and impactful content. The challenge of transforming a client’s social media presence is one she is excited to take on. Outside of work, Jalisa loves traveling, spending time with family and friends, and watching every romantic comedy movie she can find.