Jennifer Strachan Named KPLU AGM/Dir. Public Media
August 12, 2008 at 3:26 PM (PT)
JENNIFER STRACHAN has been named Asst. GM/Dir. Public Media for PACIFIC PUBLIC MEDIA, parent company for non-com KPLU/SEATTLE. STRACHAN will provide leadership on the identification and use of current and emerging technologies outside of radio, expanding KPLU's online news distribution capacity, and cultivating online communities around the services and mission of KPLU in a local, national, and international context. She starts SEPTEMBER 4th, 2008.
STRACHAN has 16 years of broadcasting experience, most recently serving as the Dir./Programming and Production at KBTC Public TV in TACOMA, WA. She served as Exec. Producer for KBTC's local documentary series, "Full Focus," which garnered multiple EMMY awards within its first year in production.
"We're looking forward to JENNIFER joining the team at PACIFIC PUBLIC MEDIA and helping us continue our transition to an international public media producer," said KPLU GM PAUL STANKAVICH. "As our senior manager for the development of new media, JENNIFER will help us advance our web presence and lead initiatives to utilize new and developing media platforms."