Closer Look: Cobb County Commission Chair Shares His 2020 Priorities; Founder of National Incarceration Association Shares Her Story; Atlanta College And Career Academy To Open This Fall

Cobb County Commission Chair Mike Boyce joins “Closer Look with Rose Scott” in studio to discuss his top priorities, as well as his run for re-election.
Cobb County Commission Chair Mike Boyce joins “Closer Look with Rose Scott” in studio to discuss his top priorities, as well as his run for re-election.
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Wednesday, February 12, 2020 on “Closer Look with Rose Scott:”

  • 01:39: Earlier this week, Cobb County Commission Chair Mike Boyce delivered his State of the County address, outlining his goals for the new year and decade. Today, he joins “Closer Look with Rose Scott” in studio to discuss his top priorities, as well as his run for re-election.
Tasharah Wilson
Dr. Tasharah Wilson joins “Closer Look with Rose Scott” for a live in-studio conversation about the newly-formed Atlanta College and Career Academy. (Photo credit: LaShawn Hudson)
  • 18:40: Dr. Tasharah Wilson joins “Closer Look with Rose Scott” for a live in-studio conversation about the newly-formed Atlanta College and Career Academy, which opens later this fall. She will discuss the remodeling progress, enrollment, and the overall goals of the academy.

 

Kate Boccia
Kate Boccia’s, president and CEO of the Alpharetta-based National Incarceration Association, joins “Closer Look with Rose Scott” in studio to share the mission of her organization and her story. (Photo credit: Lashawn Hudson)
  • 31:49: When Kate Boccia’s son, Daniel, was arrested and incarcerated in a medium-security Georgia prison, she turned to advocacy. Now the President and CEO of the Alpharetta-based National Incarceration Association joins “Closer Look with Rose Scott” in the studio to share the mission of her organization and her story.

“Closer Look” is produced by Candace Wheeler, Grace Walker and LaShawn Hudson.