In Focus is a new, 30-minute public affairs program hosted by Elizabeth Jeneault, exclusively on Spectrum News. Each week, Elizabeth invites experts from around Texas to discuss a wide range of issues impacting the Lone Star State.
Elizabeth has been with Spectrum News since 2013. Her work led her to win the 2016 Barbara Jordan Media Award in the broadcast feature category from the Texas Governor's Committee on People with Disabilities. While she started her family in Texas, she was born and raised in upstate New York. She graduated from New York University with a degree in broadcast journalism.
In Focus airs on Spectrum News each Sunday at 9:30 a.m., and repeats at 6:30 p.m.
Salvation Army Area Commander Major Andrew Kelly and Red Cross Central and South Texas CEO Marty McKellips discuss what their organizations are doing to help victims of both Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma.
State Representative Jim Murphy of Houston and State Representative Todd Hunter of Corpus Christi speak out about the long recoveries their districts face in the wake of Harvey.
University of Michigan School of Social Work Professor Laura Lein joins In Focus to discuss the emotional and mental impact natural disasters can have on their victims. Plus, Austin Mayor Steve Adler discusses what Austin is doing to help Harvey victims.
Elizabeth Jeneault sits down with Spectrum News Reporter Stef Manisero to discuss the incredible rescues conducted by average citizens during Harvey. Plus, In Focus touches on the potential cost of the hurricane.
State Bar of Texas President Tom Vick sits down with Elizabeth to talk about free legal assistance for Harvey victims and what people can do to keep their finances protected.
Join Elizabeth Jeneault as she takes a look back at the progression of Hurricane Harvey and the destruction it left in its wake. Timeline piece produced by photojournalist Drew Moses.