Leadership and Board

Led by media makers and their allies.

Sally Jo Fifer
President & CEO

John Cheng
Chief Financial Officer

Garry Denny
Director of Programming
Wisconsin Public Television
Madison, WI

Vice Chair 
Sharese Bullock-Bailey 
Chief Strategy and Partnership Officer 
Ghetto Film School 
Bronx, NY 

Sharon La Cruise 
Vice President of Admissions, Programs & Resident Life at International House NYC 
Brooklyn, NY 

At Large

Pat Aufderheide
Professor, School of Communication
American University
Washington, DC

Bathsheba J. Malsheen
Chief Operating Officer
Revolution eLearning
Palo Alto, CA

Beth Curley
President Emerita
Nashville Public Television
Nashville, TN

Lisa Cortés
Cortés Films
New York, NY

Delida Costin
Oakland, CA

Danfung Dennis
Founder/CEO of Condition One
New York, NY

Andrew DeVigal
Chair, Journalism Innovation & Civic Engagement
Agora Journalism Center, University of Oregon
Portland, OR

Gita Saedi Kiely
Director of Development
University of Montana School of Journalism
Missoula, MT

Malinda Maynor Lowery
Director, Southern Oral History Program
UNC-Chapel Hill Center for the Study of the American South
Chapel Hill, NC

Margaret Wilkerson
Professor Emerita
University of California-Berkeley
Kensington, CA

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