In the Haitian community of Brooklyn, Jean Wisler Joseph is well known for the television show, Beyond Focus TV, that airs on the BCAT TV NETWORK station. The show features guests who offer insight, debate and analysis on contemporary topics affecting Brooklynites. Mr. Joseph earned the spot after attending the Brooklyn Center for Media Education. Beyond Focus TV airs every Tuesday night at 10:00pm on BCAT TV NETWORK: Verizon CH 43; RCN CH 83; Cable Vision CH 68; and Time Warner Cable CH 35. His topics have included blindness and people who are visually impaired, and at a recent broadcast, featured Nancy D. Miller as his guest.
Mr. Joseph was born in Arcahaie, Haiti in 1968. At age 12, he and his family relocated to Brooklyn where he attended Erasmus High School. He has attended TCI for office Technology, and John Jay College, where he majored in Security Management. He has gained licenses as a Fire Safety Director, and as a Security Officer. Presently he is performing both jobs at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in Manhattan, in addition to hosting the program on BCAT.