Mikaela Thomas is a Multimedia Producer at WFXG - TV Augusta, she joined the team in March 2019.
Mikaela is a beloved Thomson, Georgia native and Thomson High School graduate, who at an early age developed an interest in media, news, and journalism. In an attempt to make her dreams a reality, Mikaela made a commitment to furthering her education at Clayton State University (Morrow, Georgia) by obtaining her Bachelor's in Communications and Media Studies. Mikaela is also a member of the National Association of Black Journalist (NABJ)
After a few years in the Atlanta area, Mikaela made her way back to the CSRA, a place which she considers home. Before breaking into news here at WFXG, Mikaela's career focused in on brand marketing for events and social media.
Equipped with the mind of a mogul and the heart for serving others, Mikaela has dedicated time to women, youth, and the elderly throughout her community. Today and everyday, she strives to live by the great words of political activist, Cornel West , "You've got to be a thermostat, rather than a thermometer. A thermostat shapes the climate of opinion, a thermometer just reflects it."
In her free time, Mikaela enjoys sports, spending time with her nephew Max, and spending time with her dog, Lyric.
Mikaela loves creating content and the art of story-telling. She looks forward to hearing your stories and bringing forth news that matters to you. Feel free to email her at email@example.com or follow her on Twitter or Facebook.
The Augusta Fire Department announced on Tuesday, June 25 that they will be teaming up with American Red Cross to install free smoke alarms for Apple Valley Neighborhood residents on Saturday, July 27.
Augusta Technical College Campus Police was notified on July 11 of an incident involving two males wear scrubs who were presenting false Augusta Technical College credentials to residents in the area and soliciting those residents for free health screenings in neighborhoods in the Burke County area.
The Augusta Mini Theatre, Inc. and Life Skills School presents its 10th annual Sunshine’s Roast and Toast on July 16 at 7 p.m., the event will take place at the Church of the Good Shepherd (Parish Hall), 2230 Walton Way.