Department of Ophthalmology

True to her word...

The opportunity to meet and speak with Monica Kaufman-Pearson was too good to resist. And of course, Ms. Kaufman-Pearson was too good to deny them.

After her talk, Ms. Kaufman-Pearson was delighted to answer audience questions...including: "Will you take a selfie with me?"

About Monica Kaufman-Pearson

Monica Kaufman-Pearson is a renowned journalist, media personality, and advocate whose life and work are an inspiration. The recipient of more than 33 Southern Regional and local Emmy Awards, Ms. Kaufman-Pearson retired from WSB-TV after 37 years as the first woman and first minority to anchor Atlanta’s daily evening news. Happily, that retirement did not signal an end to her involvement in public life. Ms. Kaufman-Pearson is a contributor to AJC. Com and currently hosts and produces Monica Pearson One on One, a monthly personality interview program on Peachtree TV/ WPCH-TV. She is much in-demand as an emcee and motivational speaker.  She is also active in the Kappa Omega Chapter of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority and is president of the Ivy Community Foundation, an Atlanta charity that initiates activities designed to inform, support, and engage citizens in the community. Ms. Kaufman-Pearson has recently been recruited to be a radio and television spokesperson for businesses and institution,