The San Diego, California native was a Head Start volunteer while a student at the San Diego School of Creative and Performing Arts.
One thing that emerged from this new promotional tool was Video Jockeys (Vjs).
They started out as virtually unknown personalities in a career that had never before existed.
These VJs eventually became celebrities in their own right.
They became a face for the network and showed America (and the world) the best new videos from the hottest artists. She has also hosted reunion specials for reality TV shows.
After graduating from high school, Ananda left San Diego to attend Howard University in Washington, D. “My college roommate, Dana Jones, introduced me to an intense, life-restructuring program for teenagers called ‘Youth at Risk’.
During our sophomore year, we volunteered in the program for a year, which included a 10-day camp retreat with 98 young people that changed their lives as well as mine,” says Ananda. in History) and graduated Cum Laude from Howard in 1995. and she saw that the problems of her generation were global, not local.
She was an MTV veejay from the late 1990s until 2001, when she left the network to host her own broadcast syndicated television talk show, The Ananda Lewis Show.
A combination of deep compassion, true intelligence, striking beauty and a “big mouth” have helped the award-winning television host, Ananda Lewis, reach new heights.
During the school after Magic Johnson, Chris was the most recruited Michigan high school player.