Board of Governors 2018-08-14T19:12:04+00:00

Board of Governors

The Board of Governors is a group of elected professionals and members representing a diverse cross-section of the broadcasting community. The Board, in consultation with the Officers, provides guidance as to the priorities of the organization. If you are interested joining the Board of Governors please contact us and we will be happy to provide more information!

Executive Committee

  • President: Les Heintz – Heintz Media Productions
  • 1st Vice President: Jason Gittlen – WRC
  • 2nd Vice President: Jeffrey Kramer – Kramer Communications
  • Secretary: Jumoke Davis – Monumental Sports & Entertainment
  • Treasurer: Kate Kelly – WETA
  • National Trustee: Seth Berenzweig – Berenzweig Leonard, LLP
  • National Trustee: Jason Gittlen – WRC
  • National Trustee: Jess Snyder – WETA
  • Alternate Trustee: Les Heintz – Heintz Media Productions

Board of Governors

  • Roxana Bardan – Maryland Public TV
  • Jumoke Davis – Monumental Sports & Entertainment
  • Krystal Fogg – WETA
  • Jason Gittlen – WRC
  • Karen Hansen – Bullseye Communications
  • Kate Kelly – WETA
  • Adam Longo – WUSA9
  • Jason Marks – WAVY
  • Samara Martin-Ewing – WUSA9
  • Lauren Stauffer – WJLA
  • Joe Yasharoff – Montgomery Community Media/University of Maryland
  • Amanda Zimmer – NBC Sports Washington

Regional Vice Presidents

  • Charlottesville: OPEN
  • Hagerstown: Pieter Bickford – HighRock
  • Richmond: Sheryl Barnhouse – WTVR
  • Roanoke: Will Anderson – Blue Ridge PBS
  • Virginia Beach/Norfolk: OPEN

Standing Committee Chairs

  • Awards Co-Chair: Jason Gittlen – WRC
  • Awards Co-Chair: Amanda Zimmer – NBC Sports Washington
  • Budget & Finance Chair: Krystal Fogg – WETA
  • Bylaws: Jess Snyder – WETA
  • Communications Chair: Karen Hansen – Bullseye Communications
  • Educational Outreach Co-Chair: Ava-joye Burnett – WJZ-TV
  • Educational Outreach Co-Chair: Josh Davidsburg – University of Maryland, Freelance
  • Emmy Night Co-Chair (Event): Virginia Pancoe – VPMedia
  • Emmy Night Co-Chair (Production): Joe Yasharoff – Montgomery Community Media/University of Maryland
  • Emmy Night Co-Chair (Production Management): OPEN
  • Gold & Silver Circle: Jeffrey Kramer – Kramer Communications
  • Membership Chair: Seth Berenzweig – Berenzweig Leonard, LLP
  • Sponsorship:Seth Berenzweig – Berenzweig Leonard, LLP
  • Website & Publicity: Jess Snyder – WETA

Staff

  • Executive Director: Carol Wynne – Drohan Management Group
  • Associate Director: Ashlyn Dixon – Drohan Management Group
  • Award & Judging Coordinator: Sharon Sobel – Picture This Video