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AIR Board of Directors



Keith Brand
President
Individual Member
second term ends 2016
Rowan University
Radio Television Film Department
Glassboro, NJ 08028
brandk(at)rowan.edu 
Jennifer Ferro
Vice President
Organizational Member, Appointed
first term ends 2016
KCRW
1900 Pico Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90405 
310-450-5183
jennifer.ferro(at)kcrw.com  
Tena Rubio
Secretary
Co-Chair, Election Committee
Individual Member
second term ends 2016
 Lafayette, CA 94549415-272-1494
tenarubio(at)msn.com
Bob Cross
Treasurer
Chair, Finance Committee
Chair, Human Resource Committee
Organizational Member, Appointed
first term ends 2015

 

KUT Radio (Business and Financial Operations)
University of Texas
1 University Station A0704
Austin, TX  78712
512-471-1631
rjcross(at)kut.org
Neenah Ellis
Director
Individual Member
first term ends 2017
General Manager
WYSO Public Radio
150 East South College St.
Yellow Springs, OH 45387
937-769-1391
nellis(at)wyso.org
www.wyso.org
David Freedman
Director
Organizational Member, Appointed
first term ends 2016
WWOZ Radio
P.O. Box 51840
New Orleans,
LA 70151-1840
www.wwoz.org
504-568.-1239 tel
504-782-0933 cell
504-558-9332 fax
david(at)wwoz.org
Ruxandra Guidi
Director
Individual Member
first term ends 2017
Freelance reporter and producer
Homelands Productions & Fonografia Collective
Quito, Ecuador
323-275-4863
ru(at)fonografiacollective.com
@fonocollective
http://fonografiacollective.com
Amy Mayer
Chair, Membership Committee
Individual Member
second term ends 2015
807 Hodge Avenue
Ames, Iowa  50010
413-773-8904 tel
amy(at)amymayerwrites.com
Ellen Rocco
Director
Organizational Member, Appointed
first term ends 2015
North Country Public Radio (GM)   
St. Lawrence University
Canton, NY  13617
315-229-5356
ellen(at)ncpr.org
Rob Rosenthal
Director
Individual Member
first term ends 2015
Transom Story Workshop (Lead Producer) & Freelance Media Producer
Woods Hole, MA
207-615-1773
rob(at)shunpikemedia.com
Susan Schardt
Executive Director,
ex officio
P.O. Box 220400
Boston, MA  02122
www.airmedia.org
617-825-4400 AIR office
sue(at)airmedia.org
Laura Starecheski
Director
Individual Member

first term ends 2015
Brooklyn, NY646-675-3670
lstarecheski(at)gmail.com
Luis Antonio Perez
Director
Individual Member

first term ends 2016
Chicago, IL773-480-0504
luis(at)vocalo.org

AIR Advisory Group

The AIR Advisory group is an invited group of industry leaders who serve as advisors to and in support of AIR's membership, Board of Directors, and new initiatives.


Terry Clifford
Co-CEO
Station Resource Group

Robert Davoli
Principal
Sigma Partners

Renee Fleming
Singer

David Isay
President
Sound Portraits Productions

Cherry Jones
Actress

Gary Knell
President and CEO
National Public Radio
(outgoing)

Jon McTaggart
CEO
American Public Media


Torey Malatia
Chicago, IL


Alisa Miller CEO
Public Radio International

Ellin O'Leary
Chief Content Officer
Youth Media International

Steve Rathe
Executive Producer
Murray Street Productions
AIR founding member

Jon Abbott
CEO
WGBH Radio and Television


Ruth Seymour
General Manager Emeritus
KCRW-FM

Laura Walker
President and CEO
New York Public Radio

Joanne Wallace
General Manager
KQED Radio