Tegna's Dave Lougee Elected NAB Joint Board Chair, Univision's José Valle Elected Radio Board Chair
June 29, 2015 at 11:22 AM (PT)
TEGNA MEDIA (the former GANNETT broadcasting division) Pres. DAVE LOUGEE has been elected as NAB Joint Board Chairman at the recent NAB Board of Directors meeting in WASHINGTON, taking over from YMF MEDIA LLC Sr. Advisor CHARLES WARFIELD, whose term expired.
UNIVISION Pres./Political & Advocacy Sales JOSÉ VALLE was elected Radio Board Chair, with NRG MEDIA LLC President/CEO MARY QUASS re-elected Radio Board First Vice Chairman. LINCOLN FINANCIAL MEDIA Pres./CEO DON BENSON was elected Radio Board Second Vice Chairman, and EMMIS COO PAT WALSH was elected to the Radio Board's major group representative seat.
SCRIPPS SVP BRIAN LAWLOR has been elected as NAB Television Board Chairman, LOUGEE's former position, with HEARST TELEVISION Pres. JORDAN WERTLIEB as First Vice Chair and SCHURZ SVP of Broadcasting and Cable MARCI BURDICK as Second Vice Chair. NBCUNIVERSAL SVP/Government Affairs MITCH ROSE will serve in the designated network seat on the executive committee.