People

  • Medium Market Representative

    Bill Dorman has been the news director of Hawai‘i Public Radio since February 2011. Born in New York City and raised mostly in New Hampshire and Pennsylvania, he spent 21 years at CNN in various positions behind the scenes and on the air in...

  • Medium Station Representative

    Catherine Welch is news director at WMFE. Before moving to Florida she was news director at Rhode Island Public Radio. Previous roles as news director include WHQR in Wilmington NC and KBIA in Columbia MO. Catherine has won several regional...

  • At-Large Representative

    Chad Lampe is the News Director and Assistant Station Manager for WKMS in Murray, KY.  He credits his father, a broadcast engineer, for his technical knowledge, and his mother for the gift of gab. At ten years old he broke all bonds of the FCC...

  • At-Large Representative

    Deanna Garcia got her first taste of public radio in Las Cruces, New Mexico where she was hired as a student news reporter in college. It was there, in 2001, that she fell in love with public radio. Deanna went on to NPR as a Morning Edition...

  • President

    George Bodarky is the News and Public Affairs Director at WFUV FM, an NPR affiliate station, based on the Rose Hill campus of Fordham University in the Bronx.  George serves as the Training Committee Chair for Public Radio News Directors, Inc....

  • Small Station Representative

    Matt Shafer Powell is the Director of News Content at WUOT in Knoxville, Tennessee.

    Matt was born and raised in Western Michigan, near Grand Rapids. Like many of his generation who eventually worked in radio, Matt spent an inordinate...

  • At-Large Representative

    Naomi is the editor for Keystone Crossroads - a Local Journalism Collaboration.  She is based at WHYY in Philadelphia. She comes to the project from WSHU Public Radio in...

  • Treasurer

    Rachel Osier Lindley is the Statewide Coordinating Editor for the Texas Station Collaborative, based at KERA in Dallas. In this role, she connects with newsrooms across Texas to plan and produce collaborative...

  • Large Station Representative

    Teresa Collier is in charge of the Live Production Division which includes News and Public Affairs, Radio Operations and Live Television. She is responsible for the management, development and execution of live content through our television...

  • President

    Terry Gildea is the News Director at KUER in Salt Lake City.  He came to Utah in 2011 after spending four and a half years at KSTX in San Antonio as a reporter and talk show host. He covered military medicine for NPR’s Impact of War Project....