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WBOI Presents: An Uncomfortable Conversation

Faith Van Gilder

The full title of this week’s episode of WBOI Presents is “An Uncomfortable Conversation with Sharon Tucker and Friends.”

Racial justice issues remain at the forefront of national and local discussion. Fort Wayne City Councilwoman Sharon Tucker was joined by a panel for a nearly two hour conversation outside at Barr Street Market.


Part 2

Panelists include: 

Dee McKinley, Host of Gospel Flight on 89.1 WBOI


Chanel Love, professional photographer and graduate of Fort Wayne Girlz Rock program


Paulette Nellems, East Allen County Schools board member


Kim Barnett-Johnson, Ivy Tech, Vice Chancellor of Academic Affairs


Special thanks to AVOW founders Patti Hays, Rachel Tobin-Smith, Marilyn Moran-Townsend and Faith Van Gilder for organizing this event, and special thanks to Luke Holliger for providing audio for this program. Our music is by Mark Waldick, Noah Campodonico, and Kurt Roembke. Our web producer is Loyal Vandenburg. Our production assistants are Monica Blankenship and Mikaela Veltum.