Alumnus Dines with the President

Craig Lucie '94 was one of 17 journalists invited to dine with President Trump last night. The intimate dinner conversation covered topics including Russia, hackers, trade, the "Trump Bump" stock market, defense contracts, recent vandalism at Jewish cemeteries and more. Sitting to the President's left, he met The First Lady and had a conversation with VP Mike Pence. Also at the table was Reince Priebus, Kellyanne Conway, Hope Hicks, and Sean Spicer.

Craig anchors Atlanta’s Channel 2 Action News at 4 and the Channel 2 Action News Nightbeat on weekends and reports in the field during the week.

He was recently part of a team that received the prestigious Edward R. Murrow award for a newscast following a tragic police shooting. The Associated Press has also recognized Craig with a “Best Reporter” and “Best Feature News Story Award.”

Craig received his B.A. in Broadcast Journalism and minor in Spanish from Southern Methodist University. SMU is also where he met his beautiful wife, Alexandra.

Click here to watch Channel 2's report on his experience.
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