Conclave Adds 10 To Its Board Of Directors
May 30, 2014 at 4:21 AM (PT)
THE CONCLAVE has added 10 new members to its Board of Directors for 2014-15.
Joining the Board for the first time are DRAKE DONOVAN, voice actor/producer (PITTSBURGH), LORI LEWIS; Digital And Social Media Strategist at JACOBS MEDIA (DETROIT); STEVE LINDER, Pres. of LAKELAND BROADCASTING (WILLMAR, MN); RONNIE STANTON, Brand Manager at CORUS ENTERTAINMENT (VANCOUVER); BRAD STEELE, PD at KEEZ/MANKATO, MN; PHIL STRIDER, independent Affiliate Relations/sales broker (GREEN BAY, WI); ROGER UTNEHMER, Pres./CEO at NICOLET BROADCASTING & COUNTY DAILY NEWS (STURGEON BAY, WI); and GEORGE WOODS Founder/CEO of www.radiogeorge.com (KANSAS CITY, MO).
Rejoining the Board are programming veteran MICHAEL FISHER (CHICAGO) and BOB GOFF, OM at WCWI/ADAMS, WI.
Incumbent Board members include CONCLAVE Chairman of the Board MARK BOLKE, National Software Sales Manager at RCS (MINNEAPOLIS); CONCLAVE veteran JANE DYSON (MINNEAPOLIS); HARV BLAIN, consultant at VALLIE RICHARDS DONOVAN CONSULTING (CHICAGO); TOM KAY, CONCLAVE Exec. Dir. Emeritus (MINNEAPOLIS); and DAN SPEARS VP/Industry Relations at BMI (NEW YORK).
“This newly reformed Board is a direct result of the industry outreach the CONCLAVE began over the winter, soliciting the help of interested individuals in helping the organization rise to new challenges,” said BOLKE. “We’re thrilled that so many extremely talented and respected individuals have chosen to come on board for the next year. The new members, including professionals who are actively engaged in ownership, management, programming, sales, production, research, and new media, add a wealth of experience and perspective to the CONCLAVE.”
The first tasks for the 2014-2015 Board are to firm-up plans for the 39th annual LEARNING CONFERENCE tentatively scheduled for FALL 2014.