Village People: Kelauni Cook, 29, is Creating a Black Tech Nation

Wednesday, December 6, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Kelauni Cook, a tech social innovator from Maywood. | Courtesy Kelauni Cook 

Earlier this year, I spoke with Maywood native and Proviso East grad Kelauni Cook, who last year transformed herself, within a span of a few months, into a leading advocate for diversity in the nation’s tech industry.

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‘Trump would not be where he is had Obama not been President,’ Says Proviso Grad on British TV

Kelauni Cook interviewed by Channel 4 News anchor Jon Snow in October inside of her parents’ Maywood home. To see a portion of the video, click the image above. Thursday, November 10, 2016 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews In October, Proviso East graduate and Pittsburgh software engineer Kelauni Cook was visited in her parents’ Maywood home by a TV crew from Channel 4 News … Continue reading ‘Trump would not be where he is had Obama not been President,’ Says Proviso Grad on British TV

A Proviso Grad’s Obama Experience Brings British News Legend from London to Maywood

Kelauni Cook is interviewed in her home last week by legendary Channel 4 News presenter Jon Snow. | Photo courtesy Channel 4 News Saturday, October 22, 2016 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews Nanette van der Laan, a producer, waited by a rental car that was parked near the 11th Ave. intersection of the Prairie Path in Maywood last Sunday as her co-worker, camerawoman Clementine … Continue reading A Proviso Grad’s Obama Experience Brings British News Legend from London to Maywood