Angelisa Harris Interview (1989)
Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana
Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority
Date Issued: 1989-04-30
Subjects: Louisiana. Department of Economic Development | African American business enterprises | Women-owned business enterprises | Economy
- Masingale, Sonya Host
- Harris, Angelisa Interviewee
This segment from the April 30, 1989, episode of the series “Folks” features Sonya Masingale’s in-studio interview with Angelisa Harris, the executive director of the Louisiana Office of Minority and Woman Owned Business Enterprise within the Louisiana Department of Economic Development. She discusses: the state of women and minority owned businesses in Louisiana; the work of her office; the challenges faced by women-owned businesses; and the restructuring of her office under the Roemer Administration.