East Point Fire: Staff Directory & Contact – Renita T. Shelton

RENITA T. SHELTON

FIRE SAFETY EDUCATION SPECIALIST/PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICER

Renita Shelton has been with the City of East Point Fire Department for nearly a decade. She joined the Department as a Firefighter, and within a year was designated as Public Information Officer (P.I.O.). Today she serves in a dual capacity as PIO for both the Department and the City. Shelton is an established Journalist, having worked for WSB-TV/Channel 2 Action News as an Associate Producer, Producer and Weekend Assignment Editor for six years. She’s also enjoyed a career as an Online and Field Producer for The Weather Channel for nearly 5 years, as well as freelance writing for a magazine. As Fire Safety Education Specialist, Shelton is responsible for providing Fire Safety Information to schools and East Point residents. She’s also tasked with helping the Department with extensive community outreach.