Alumni


Video: Many THF alumni launch on-air, production careers



T. Howard Foundation interns represent most business functions of the media and entertainment industry. Take a look at a few Internship Program alumni who have reached careers in media...


Alumni Spotlight: Carlos Morcillo, THF experience opened door at Telemundo



Carlos Morcillo began his career in the media industry in 2012 when he was a T. Howard Foundation intern at Speakeasy. Today, Carlos serves as Manager, Affiliate Marketing at...


Alumni Spotlight: Jordan Budget scores diverse experiences at NBA



Jordan Budget was a 2014 T. Howard Foundation intern at Showtime Networks. She is currently part of the rotational NBA Associate Program in New York. Jordan received her Bachelor’s...


Alumni Spotlight:
Jasmine Shockness, from THF intern to ‘Rising Star’



Jasmine Shockness was a 2011 T. Howard Foundation intern for NBCUniversal’s content distribution department. She currently works as Manager, Sales and Business Development for Viacom Media Networks in New...


Alumni Spotlight: Tamara Hall’s persistent networking leads to HBO



The importance of smart networking is an aspect of career building that is expertly conveyed to minority students participating in the T. Howard Foundation Internship Program. Tamara Hall, a 2013...


Alumni Spotlight–Shandra McDonald



In 1995, when Shandra McDonald was accepted into the T. Howard Foundation Internship Program‘s inaugural class, she was a graduate student studying film at Howard University. One of just...


Alumni Spotlight Video: Averi Harper



T. Howard Foundation alumna Averi Harper interned at CNN’s Anderson Cooper 360 in 2012. She earned her Master’s degree in journalism from Columbia University, and her Bachelor’s degree from...


Alumni Spotlight Video: Jennifer Zabasajja



Jennifer Zabasajja (THF ’11) was a T. Howard Foundation intern with AMC Networks’ Sundance Channel while an undergraduate student at New York University. She’s now a Digital Associate Video...


Alumni Spotlight: Preston Chin makes rounds at NBA



As the NBA Finals come to a close, Preston Chin (THF ’12, ’13) is living out his childhood dream of working for the league and in the media industry....