Georgia Fort is an American media leader. The two-time midwest Emmy award winning journalist hosts and produces a weekly TV news program "Here's the Truth" on the CW Twin Cities which was nominated for 6 midwest Emmys in 2023. Georgia was one of two journalists in the courtroom for the sentencing of Derek Chauvin. Her reporting has been published on CNN, ABC, NBC, Fox, and CBS affiliates. Her mission as a storyteller is to change the narrative by amplifying truth, citing diverse sources, and contextualizing social justice issues. Georgia's work ethic and powerful approach to storytelling has distinguished her as a pioneer of the future of news. In 2020 she worked as a field producer for the NBC Today Show online where she helped create a piece about the Say Their Names Cemetery and worked as a field producer on PBS Frontlines "American Voices". Her passion for community inspired her work as a producer of the award-winning short “George Floyd: It Happened Here” and her contributions as co-director and editor of “Rondo: Beyond The Pavement” now available on Amazon Prime.
7 community awards for independent journalism
Extensive coverage on Mississippi Water Crisis
Contributing Reporter on a PBS Frontline Documentary
Launched non-profit BLCK Press Center for Broadcast Journalism to train the next generation of journalists