Trezanay M. Atkins

Media Strategist, Publicist, and Communication Advisor in Indianapolis, Indiana

Trezanay M. Atkins

Media Strategist, Publicist, and Communication Advisor in Indianapolis, Indiana

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Trezanay is a media and communications advisor who helps clients and their teams develop communication and media strategies that support and enhance their legal and political strategies. Ms. Atkins has worked for nonprofits, churches, advocacy groups, thought leaders, and with courtroom litigation. In 2016, she scored a huge PR win in the #BlackLivesMatter movement by using media relations and social media savvy to gain justice for Christopher LeDay, who was unlawfully detained, transported, and arrested by law enforcement for posting the viral video of the fatal shooting of #AltonSterling.

Passionate about the intersection of media, the law, and society, Ms. Atkins is also the co-founder of The Fifth Column Network, an online television network that combines the saavy of social media with the power of live television programming to bring LIVE programming that ensures members of the global majority are seen as multi-dimensional human beings, not caricatures.

Trezanay anchors the news desk twice a week on FCN's second highest ratest show, #PrimeNews, and serves as host and analyst on its number one rated show, #TheSundayEdition, its weekly magazine show.She appears as guest to talk legal issues that have found its way into popular culture and writes on crime, injustice, policy, and the law.

Ms. Atkins has a BA in Communication from Indiana University, a JD from Indiana University, and is a 2019 candidate for a MA in Strategic Public Relations from George Washington University School of Political Management in Washington, DC.

contact: trezanay@gmail.com
social: @trezanay (FB, Twitter, IG)

  • Education
    • Indiana University
    • Indiana University McKinney School of Law
    • George Washington University