Jessica Forkel

Jessica Forkel

Executive Producer

Department: Georgia Works

Jessica is the Executive Producer for the GPB radio show, Georgia Works with host Chip Rogers. Georgia Works focuses on business development and expansion in Atlanta as well as career advice and opportunities.

Jessica was born and raised in Marietta, Georgia and is a graduate of Kennesaw State University with a Bachelors in Communication Mass Media. She helped launch the first radio station at KSU and has spent years in major market morning radio in Atlanta and also worked at CNN before coming to GPB. With a passion for radio and writing, Jessica aims to help change perspectives and quite possibly, change the world.

She enjoys concerts, traveling, reading and anything outdoors. Her "fur-kids" are 2 cats (Lucky and Chance) and 2 pit-bulls (Lady and Layla).

Recent Blog Posts

Georgia Works - July 30, 2014 - 10:07am
The leading global proivder of financial services technology solutions, Fiserv, Inc. is headquartered in Wisconsin, but has a selected two new locations for its Atlanta-area operations in...
Georgia Works - July 29, 2014 - 8:00am
With technology and social media literally taking over the wires of communication around the world, it's no secret that what you put out there can be found by anyone. As the popularity of social...
The Daily Jog - July 25, 2014 - 11:00am
Think you know everything about Georgia? What Oscar Winning Actress was born here? Which road race is the largest 10K in the world? Let's find out! 1. Atlanta is one of two cities in the world to...
Family - July 24, 2014 - 9:00am
When it comes to scenery, Georgia is one of the most beautiful states in the country. Whether you grew up here in Georgia or you are a newbe,  there are many places that you didn't even know...
Family - July 23, 2014 - 10:00am
For recent college graduates going into the world, it can be a scary place. Who are you? Where do you begin? Will I get a job? What steps do you take? When you think of actor Jim Carrey, you think...

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