TaNisha FordhamArtist in Residence, Community Media Center

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TaNisha Fordham is a writer, director, performer, educator and content creator who is currently super honored to be serving as Mrs. New Jersey United States. Of her many honors, one that she recognizes is particularly awesome is that in 2018 Fordham co-produced the Oscar Nominated film, “My Nephew Emmett,” written and directed by Kevin Wilson, Jr. Fordham more affectionately known as Tea has written, directed, and produced over 40 original productions over the past 12 years through her film/theater company Enlightened Visions (www.enlightenedvisions.org). Most of Tea’s content is edgy, thought provoking, and Christ inspired. Tea’s mom: Pam, hubby: Rob, dog: Scoop, and grandparents: Freddie and Monte are her biggest inspirations and Jesus Christ is at the center of all she does.