• Keneshia N. Grant, Ph.D.

FAMU Made: From Mayor to Main Street


Lawson puts spotlight on FAMU grads serving as mayor during Black Caucus event.


The panel featured Mayor Booker Gainor IV, Cairo, Ga.; Mayor Oliver Gilbert, Miami Gardens; Mayor Deana Holiday Ingraham, East Point, Ga.; and Mayor Melvin Carter, III, St. Paul, Minn.


Keneshia Grant, assistant professor of political science at Howard University and FAMU alumna, was moderator.

Story by Byron Dobson

Available via The Tallahassee Democrat

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