Joanne WilliamsJoanne Williams has been in television for more than half of her life with a successful career that has seen her on air in both Milwaukee and Chicago. Today, she is the host and segment producer for Milwaukee PBS' award-winning Black Nouveau which been recognized by the National Association of Black Journalists and the Milwaukee Press Club. Joanne’s career has made her a member of the Milwaukee Press Club Hall of Fame.
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Black Nouveau is an award-winning program that tells stories of triumph and transformation in Milwaukee’s African-American community through profiles and interviews of the city’s change makers. The program airs monthly and is hosted by veteran reporter and Milwaukee native Joanne Williams. Black Nouveau was recently honored in 2018 with a Chicago Midwest Emmy Award for Outstanding Achievement in Public Affairs/Current Affairs Program for the “Crossing the Bridge Special.” The show has also been recognized over a dozen times with “Salute to Excellence” awards by the National Association of Black Journalists.