Dr. Sybril Bennett is a Vanderbilt educated, Harvard trained, two-time Emmy award winning multimedia journalist. She is currently an Associate Professor at Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee where she helped to establish the New Century Journalism Program. With more than 20 years of experience in television news, she’s worked behind the scenes at ABC in Milwaukee and at CBS in Chicago. Her last television gig was at CBS in Nashville where she was general assignment reporter, fill-in anchor and fill-in talk show host.
Dr. Syb’s first book, “The Color-Full Alphabet Book” is a Dr. Seuss like work with positive inspiration for all children. In her forthcoming book, “Innovate: Lessons from the Underground Railroad,” she applies her 7 elements of innovation to the Underground Railroad and to the digital age. Her research areas include: social media, innovation and civility.
Dr. Syb earned her Ph. D. in Higher Education Administration from Vanderbilt University; a M.Ed. from Loyola University of Chicago; and, a B.A. from Marquette University. Dr. Syb is an innovative facilitator, mentor and speaker spreading the word about and through social media at themultimediamaven.com and on twitter: @drsyb. For more information just Google her.