Jama Killingsworth - WDAM-TV 7-News, Weather, Sports-Hattiesburg, MS

General Manager

Jama Killingsworth

Jama was first introduced to the broadcast industry in 2001.  She currently serves as General Manager/General Sales Manager for WDBD FOX40 in Jackson, Mississippi.  Prior to her current position she served as Director of Sales.   Before relocating to Jackson as an account executive, she began her broadcast sales career in Nacogdoches and then Tyler, Texas.  She has consistently maximized performance and met targeted goals while maintaining excellent relationships with both existing and prospective clients.  Additionally, Jama has successfully managed a sales team and overseen national business resulting in consistently achieving revenue goals and growing market share. 

Believing in giving back to her community, Jama is actively involved in utilizing her leadership skills by offering her time to community service projects through her membership in the Junior League of Jackson.   In addition, she has served as President, VP of Membership as well as on the board of the American Advertising Federation of Jackson.  She is a proud graduate of the University of Alabama, holding a degree in Commerce and Business Administration and remains active in the Zeta Tau Alpha Alumni Chapter of her college sorority.  In addition, she is a 2013 graduate of the National Association of Broadcasters-Broadcast Leadership Training Program (NAB-BLT).  Jama lives in Hattiesburg, Mississippi with her children Davis, 10 and Maddox, 8.  

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