October Member of the Month, Ernest Owens


Since 2015, Ernest Owens has been a devout member of PhillyCAM. As certified producer, he aired his hit show Ernestly Speaking! for two seasons before joining the Board of Directors for three consecutive terms.

A champion of diversity, equity, and inclusion, Owens prioritized these causes while serving and was eventually elected Board Chairman. Throughout his tenure, he has raised thousands of dollars for the organization during his annual Facebook birthday fundraiser.

Today, Owens, an award-winning journalist, is now the President of the Philadelphia Association of Black Journalists and continues to support PhillyCAM in all that he does.