ACM Board of Directors


The primary objective of ACM's Board of Directors is to guide and provide input to the strategic direction of the Alliance for Community Media (ACM) and to help grow ACM’s capacity to do its work through networking and participation in fundraising activities.

The ACM Board of Directors is made up of Individual or Organizational Members of the ACM. Board members are expected to participate actively in board and committee meetings, be faithful ambassadors and communicators of the organization’s positions, make meaningful contributions by helping the organization achieve its fund and leadership development goals, and exercise proper fiduciary care. Board Members may not be a paid staff member of the ACM.
 

2020 CALL FOR BOARD OF DIRECTORS NOMINATIONS

The Alliance for Community Media is now seeking nominations for two At-Large seats on the National Board.

Interested? Read the 2020 ACM Board Summary of Responsibilities for details.

Qualifications and Basic Expectations
- Board members must be Individual, Lifetime, Organizational or Secondary members of the Alliance for Community Media.
- Board Members may not be paid staff members of the ACM.
- The ACM National Board is a policy governance board requiring hands-on management of the organization.
-Board members are expected to participate actively in board and committee meetings, be faithful ambassadors and communicators of the organization's positions, contribute meaningfully to helping the organization achieve its fund and leadership development goals, and exercise proper fiduciary care.

Board members help ACM advance its mission to advocate, promote and preserve the right to media training, production, distribution, civic engagement and education in support of diverse community voices, through Public, Educational and Government Access channels and other forms of media.

Candidates for these two-year positions are confirmed by a vote of ACM members in good standing, with terms beginning at the National Board's Meeting in November 2020.

 To nominate yourself or someone else, please fill out the nomination form. 


NOMINATION FORM

MEET THE CURRENT BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Click on an individual's name to learn more about them.
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James Knightwright

James Knightwright

Treasurer Elect

Multimedia Producer
19744
James Horwood

James Horwood

Legal Counsel

Spiegel & McDiarmid LLP
Partner
17249

Matthew Richardson

Central States Regional Rep

Midland Community Television
21049
Andrea Capere

Andrea Capere

Northwest Regional Rep

Film Maker
16055
Soumita Acharya

Soumita Acharya

Director

Lowell TeleMedia Center
Director of Community Programs
22238
Robert Gelber

Robert Gelber

Director

Appalachian State University - Department of Communication
20737
J Robertson

J Robertson

Director

Ho'ike Kauai Community Television
Managing Director
17541
Gretjen Clausing

Gretjen Clausing

Director

Philadelphia Community Access Media / PhillyCAM
Executive Director
17616
Bryan Harley

Bryan Harley

Director

Community Media Access Collaborative / CMAC
Executive Director
19028
Audrey Duncan

Audrey Duncan

Director

BronxNet
Director of Training & Special Projects
19200
Rory O'Farrell

Rory O'Farrell

Director

Tahoe Truckee Media
General Manager
19299