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Power of TV: Foster Care in Storytelling

The Television Academy Foundation hosted a community discussion with FosterMore to spotlight foster youth and families in storytelling. 

  • Moderator David Ambroz, from left, and panelists Nkechi Okoro Carroll, Scott Koondel, Gemma Baker, Derek Haas and Joanna Johnson discuss the inclusion of foster youth and families in television at the "Power of TV: Foster Care in Storytelling" event presented by the Television Academy Foundation and FosterMore at the Saban Media Center on Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017.

  • Jennifer Perry, from left, David Ambroz, Nkechi Orkoro Carroll, Scott Koondel, Gemma Baker, Derek Haas, Joanna Johnson and Karla Loor Kitchel at the "Power of TV: Foster Care in Storytelling" presented by the Television Academy Foundation and FosterMore at the Saban Media Center on Oct. 10. 2017.

  • Marquis Williams shares his foster experience with the panel and audience at the "Power of TV: Foster Care in Storytelling" presented by the Television Academy Foundation and FosterMore at the Saban Media Center on Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017.

  • Panelists discuss how foster youth storylines are used in television at "The Power of TV: Foster Care in Storytelling" presented by the Television Academy Foundation and FosterMore at the Saban Media Center on Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017.

  • Guests ask questions during Q&A at the "Power of TV: Foster Care in Storytelling" presented by the Television Academy Foundation and FosterMore at the Saban Media Center on Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017.

  • Karla Kitchel, from left, David Ambroz, Jodi Delaney and Marquis Williams at the "Power of TV: Foster Care in Storytelling" event presented by the Television Academy Foundation and FosterMore at the Saban Media Center on Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017.