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Lorraine Chavis - LEC Media, Communications & Entertainment LLC. Grosse Pointe, MI, US

Lorraine Chavis Lorraine Chavis

LEC Media, Communications & Entertainment LLC

Grosse Pointe, MI, UNITED STATES

Personal and professional development workshops and seminars for individuals, organizations and corporations



Lorraine Chavis is a graduate of Wayne State University. She works are a freelance writer, blogger, speaker and Marketer. She has a diverse background and a sincere love of culture, history, writing, arts and communications.

She has ghost written a book, worked as a journalist, a production assistant, a marketing and communications coordinator, a web content writer, a blogger and a speaker.

Lorraine’s skill set is diverse, but mostly centers around business development, strategic marketing and helping people achieve their goals.

Experience includes: Channel 56 (Detroit PBS affiliate); 101.9 FM (Detroit NPR affiliate), the Associated Press and the Detroit Historical Society.

Degrees earned:

Associate of Arts in liberal arts, Oakland Community College
Bachelor of Arts in journalism / minor in media arts and studies, Wayne State University
Bachelor of Arts in history, Wayne State University

Special certificates:

Detroit Orientation Institute
Community Arts Leadership Academy

Industry Expertise (3)

Business Services


Writing and Editing

Areas of Expertise (5)

Business Writing Basics

Non-Profits Internet Marketing and Public Relations Toolkit

Customer Service Basics

History Lectures and Seminars

Blaxploitation Genre Films Against the Backdrop of American Culture

Accomplishments (2)

Community Arts Leadership Academy (professional)

Detroit Orientation Institute (professional)

Education (3)

Oakland Community College: AA, liberal arts 2003

Wayne State University: BA, journalism/ minor in media arts and studies 2006

Wayne State University: BA, history 2006

Affiliations (4)

  • Journalism Institute for Media Diversity
  • Community Arts Leadership Academy
  • Wayne State Alumni
  • NAFE

Event Appearances (4)

Original Detroit Film Series

Original Detroit Film Series  Detroit Film Center

East/West Writer's Workshop

East/West Writer's Workshop  Wayne State University

East/West Writer's Workshop

East/West Writer's Workshop  Wayne State University

Public Realions 101 for non-profits

VSAMI arts of Michigan district retreat  Travesrse City, MIchigan

Sample Talks (1)

Business Writing Basics:

Get rid of your writing phobias in a non-judgmental setting and learn specific tools that will give you the confidence to write work reports, emails and business letters Non-profits Internet Marketing and Public Relations Toolkit: Don’t get left behind this seminar isn’t just about learning how to use the right tools, but also when to use the right tools. This is a unique workshop that shows you how to keep your donors and get more. Another title for this seminar could be Strategic Fundraising.



  • Keynote
  • Moderator
  • Panelist
  • Workshop Leader
  • Author Appearance


500 to 2500 *Will consider certain engagements for no fee