MAB Elects New Board of Directors and Officers


2012-2013 MAB Board of Directors Executive Committee: (LtoR) Immediate Past Chairman, Duane Alverson, MacDonald Broadcasting (Saginaw/Lansing); Vice Chairman/Chairman-Elect, Tim Feagan, Clear Channel West Michigan; Karole L. White, MAB President/CEO; Chairman, Trey Fabacher, WWJ-TV/WKBD-TV (Detroit); At-Large Director, Chris Warren, Midwestern Broadcasting (Traverse City); and Secretary/Treasurer, Jill Saarela, Barrington Broadcasting (Traverse City)
 
The Michigan Association of Broadcasters (MAB) elected their 2012-2013 Board of Directors and Officers during the Summer Celebration and MAB Annual Meeting August 20 at the MotorCity Casino Hotel in Detroit. The newly elected officers include: 
 
  ·   Chairman, Trey Fabacher, Vice President & General Manager,
WWJ-TV/WKBD-TV CBS Television, Detroit  
  ·   Vice Chairman/Chairman-Elect, Tim Feagan, General Manager,
Clear Channel West Michigan 
  ·   Secretary/Treasurer, Jill Saarela, Vice President/CEO,
Barrington Broadcasting, Traverse City
  ·   At-Large Director, Chris Warren, General Manager,
Midwestern Broadcasting, Traverse City 
  ·   Immediate Past Chairman, Duane Alverson, President,
MacDonald Broadcasting, Saginaw/Lansing

Members elected for their first full-term include:
 
   ·  Director, Gary Baxter, Vice-President/General Manager,
WSYM-TV, Lansing
   ·  Director, Peter Tanz, Vice-President,
Midwest Communications, Michigan
   ·  Director, Peter Veto, General Manager,
WJRT-TV, Flint
 
Board members who have been elected for a second term include:

   ·   Vice Chairman/Chairman-Elect, Tim Feagan, General Manager,
Clear Channel West Michigan 
   ·   Director, Bob Peters, General Sales Manager,
WCZY-FM/WMMI-AM, Mt . Pleasant

The MAB congratulates the members on their newly elected positions and looks forward to working with the board to bring the best service to all Michigan broadcasters.  
 
Photos courtesy of Benjamin David Photography, Mason, MI.

Posted on Tuesday, August 21, 2012 (Archive on Saturday, September 15, 2012)
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