Spotlight On: Jacque Reid


Born: January 31,  raised in Atlanta, GA

Occupation: Journalist and Media Personality; Founder of Jacque Reid Media

Education: BA in Print Journalism from Clark Atlanta University; MA Broadcast Journalism from Northwestern University

Career Journey: Jacque has been seen on everything from CBS and NBC affiliated programs to national news programs like CNN Headline News. From 2001- 2005 we all can recall watching her anchor the BET Nightly News. In 2004 she rejoined CNN to cover the Republican National Convention as a special correspondent and commentator for Larry King Live. Jacque even had a recurring stint on ABC’s The View during 2006-2007. She has continued to lend her talents to a variety of networks conducting high profile interviews and hosting special programs.

Where You Can Find Her These Days: Just recently Jacque co-hosted the fifth annual 2010 NV Awards which salute urban professionals and entrepreneurs.  Currently Jacque is the co-host of the widely popular D.L Hughley Morning Show on New York’s 98.7 Kiss FM Radio. She also appears on the Tom Joyner Morning Show educating listeners on the state of Black women around the world on her featured segment “Inside Her Story.” Jacque is also trying her hand at reality TV as a cast member on the hit show “Let’s Talk About Pep” on VH1.

Fun Facts: She is a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. Jacque is also a health and fitness enthusiast who enjoys reading, arts and entertainment and community service with children.

What’s Next For Jacque: Keep up with her here

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