Cumulus Selects Civil Rights Activists As Community Affairs Director
August 25, 2014 at 10:36 AM (PT)
CUMULUS Urban AC WNBM (RADIO 103.9)/NEW YORK has appointed nationally renowned Civil Rights Activist TAMIKA D. MALLORY as Community Affairs Director.
MALLORY will be working with station management, on-air personalities, and with the nationally syndicated TOM JOYNER MORNING SHOW & THE D. L. HUGHELY SHOW.
VP/Market Manager KIM BRYANT said, "I am proud to be working with somebody like TAMIKA MALLORY who is so respected and involved with the community. I look forward to her positive influence on our station, community, and CUMULUS as a whole."
RADIO 103.9 & 77 WABC GSM JONATHAN A. MASON, SR. added, "I had the opportunity to work with TAMIKA during her tenure with the NATIONAL ACTION NETWORK. I was impressed with dedication to uplifting the communities we serve. Her passion and enthusiasm are contagious. We are blessed to have her as a member of the RADIO 103.9 team."
MALLORY stated, " It feels great to be a part of the RADIO 103.9 family. Radio has played a critical role in my activism over the years and joining the RADIO 103.9 team is an amazing extension of that. As the Community Affairs Dir., I have been given a tremendous opportunity to connect the station directly with its audience and to help highlight positive activities happening within our community. My job is to help people find the resources and tools they need in order to be successful, something to which my entire career has been dedicated."
VALERIE B. JARRETT, SR. Advisor to President OBAMA, has cited MALLORY as a "Leader of Tomorrow" for her work as Exec. Dir. of Rev. AL SHARPTON's NATIONAL ACTION NETWORK. She will continue to serve as Pres./CEO of her strategic planning firm MALLORY CONSULTING.