Alicia Haywood is an award-winning producer who has been working in the professional media industry for 24 years. Her credits include: How Stuff Works, Fusion TV, Microsoft’s AltspaceVR, OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network, Oprah Radio, Onion Studios, AOL/TechCrunch, ABC Radio Networks, Hebrew Seminary for the Deaf and Hearing, The Style Network, The History Channel, and SiriusXM. She has also produced content for such major brand clients as: Intel, Jockey, Arby’s Foundation, Rooster Teeth, and LiveNation.
With notable career achievements spanning television, film, radio, and digital media platforms, still her most fulfilling successes stem from her role as an educator—making lasting impressions on the minds of the next generation. Alicia is the founder of The iSpeakMedia Foundation, which focuses on advancing media literacy education in communities that need it most. She is a member of the Chicago Literacy Alliance and played an instrumental role in launching Media Literacy Week in the United States in 2015.