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The Current Report Editor in Chief Cece Woods started The Local Malibu, an activism based platform in 2014. The publication was instrumental in the success of pro-preservation ballot measures and seating five top vote-getters in the Malibu City Council elections.
During the summer of 2018, Woods exposed the two-year law enforcement cover-up in the Malibu Creek State Park Shootings, and a few short months later provided the most comprehensive local news coverage during the Woolsey Fire attracting over 1 million hits across her social media platforms. Woods also founded Malibu based 90265 Magazine and Cali Mag devoted to the authentic southern California lifestyle.
Jack London is one of the nation’s foremost experts on Government and Public Corruption in the United States. London’s investigative work has launched international corruption investigations. His high-level sources include both Federal Law Agents and Local Law Enforcement leaders across the nation. His most recent high-profile investigations led to building relationships in law enforcement with agents in charge of the Huizar/Chan/Englander corruption task force.
London work has also been used as training material for the Superior Court of California. Look for London’s upcoming stories in MGMG publications which are sure to shake up the LA County establishment of Public Corruption and are poised to make 2021 the year of Public integrity in LA County.
Jonathan Hatami is a 15-year veteran prosecutor of the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office. Hatami is currently assigned to the Complex Child Abuse unit as a senior trial attorney. He has handled thousands of child physical and sexual abuse cases and has prosecuted over 70 felony jury trials including the four-month trial of the torture and murder of Gabriel Fernandez. He is featured in the six-part Netflix true crime documentary “The Trials of Gabriel Fernandez” released in 2020.
Jonathan was named the prosecutor of the year in 2019 by the Los Angeles County Bar Association and in 2016 for the Antelope Valley.
He is a veteran of the United States Army, a husband, and a father of two beautiful children.
Thea Eskey is an established writer with 10 years of experience in everything from songwriting to journalism. Passionate about her work as a writer, she recently completed That’s Entertainment!, a research intensive screenplay about MGM in the 1930’s through the 1970’s. The screenplay examines the ways in which the system of Golden Age Hollywood exploited the likes of Judy Garland, Lena Horne and Gene Kelly as they attempted to reach for their respective dreams. Thea is also working on a series of long-form local and national investigative reports focused on topics of relating to justice, placemaking and bureaucratic failures. It is stories like these that she is passionate about. Stories that voice important issues that are not traditionally given attention and have the power to change the way in which we view the world.
Thea is very much looking forward to utilizing her talents to create safer and more just communities, ones which tirelessly advocate on behalf of those most in need.