Kaniqua Welch

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Kaniqua Welch


A former news reporter turned PR gal, storytelling is at the heart of everything Kaniqua Welch does. By day, Welch is an account director with Weber Shandwick, a global public relations firm where she works with corporate clients across the state to develop communications strategies. By night, she is an adjunct instructor at Oakland University teaching newswriting and public relations courses. Her most fulfilling title is mommy to daughter Aria and “naughter” (niece/daughter) Arriel. She is married to Stefen J. Welch, the most proud Detroiter on the planet. Her family resides in Detroit.