Jackie Johnson

Producer/Director

Working in public television since the 80’s, Jackie Johnson’s dedication is only surpassed by her smile and charm. She joined the South Carolina Educational Radio Network in the summer of 1987 as a radio anchor/Statehouse reporter. Jackie later transitioned over to the TV side and currently is the Associate Producer/Director for the SC Hall of Fame, where she produces mini-documentaries on the stories of new inductees. Jackie also assists with local productions at the station, whether its keeping time between segments or coordinating behind the scenes to make sure everything runs smoothly.

Stories

  • Maude Callen | SC Hall of Fame

    This episode is about Maude Callen (1898 -- 1990), a Nurse-Midwife, who singlehandedly brought health care to rural Pineville, S.C. and the surrounding area of Berkeley County in the early 1920s, continuing to the 1970s. The episode will tell how she delivered some 800...
  • Mary McLeod Bethune | SC Hall of Fame

    If there were a Mount Rushmore for African-Americans, Mary McLeod Bethune would definitely be on there. She is hailed as one of the most influential African-American educators and Civil Rights figures, during the first half of the 20th century. Mary Jane McLeod Bethune was...
  • Septima Clark | SC Hall of Fame

    Septima Poinsette Clark was known as the “Queen Mother” or “Grandmother” of the Civil Rights Movement in the United States. Martin Luther King, Jr., commonly referred to Ms. Clark, as “The Mother of the Movement”. Born in Charleston, SC, in 1898, Septima’s life was greatly...
  • Aerial Fitness

    Did you ever think you could do your daily workout, while being suspended in the air? Tamela Hastie is a fitness instructor who coaches South Carolinians in an activity that has taken the Palmetto State by storm…Aerial Fitness. Hastie has perfected the three-dimensional...
  • The Possibilities Institute, A Look at Having it All

    Columbia City Council Woman and Mayor Pro Tempore, Tameika Isaac-Devine, is a woman on a mission. This busy attorney is a wife and mom who wants to show others how to “Have It All.” She’s doing it with a program that emphasizes work-life integration, called “The...
  • Island Paradise in South Carolina

    How would you like to experience the Island of Jamaica without ever leaving the Palmetto State? Well, there’s a chef in Columbia, who is teaching people all about Jamaica through food…and South Carolinians love it!