Scholarship Committee


Student Advisory Committee


Development & Fundraising Committee


Nominating Committee


Education Committee




Scholarships & Education Committee

  • Formulates criteria and process to attract scholarship applicants for both continuing education/ professional development and college/trade school scholarships.

  • Prepares and encourages a diverse broadcast workforce for future generations

Rick Sykes, Committee Chair, Central Michigan University BCA & MHTV
Paul Jacobs, MABF Board Chair, Jacobs Media/jacapps
Karole L. White, President/CEO, MAB
Jacquelen Timm, MAB Foundation Manager & Development Director

Committee Members
                   

Joe Jason, CVM Productions 
Tom Mogush, WMQT-FM/WZAM-AM (Marquette)
Gary Reid, WKAR/MSU
Randy Scott, Davison High School
Stephen Trivers, Stephen Tivers, LLC
Jennifer Williams, Beasley Media Group, Inc.

 


Student Advisory Committee

sub-committee of the Education and Scholarship Committee

  • Commissioned from the MABF Education and Scholarship Committee and the MABF Board.

  • Committee was formed per the July 15, 2009 MABF Strategic Planning Session and approved as part of the Education/Scholarship Committee Recommendations during the November 11, 2009 Board Meeting.

  • Committee will meet up to four times in one year, two in person and two via conference call as needed.

  • Responsible for suggesting topics, speakers, sessions and general ideas as it pertains to MABF’s student-oriented programs (ie: BCBC, Career Fairs, GLBC, Student Awards). This committee will  represent the target audience of High School and College students and will play a role in helping to plan future events.

Paul Jacobs, MABF Board Chair, Jacobs Media/jacapps
Bill Keith, MABF Advisor, WSDP-FM/ Plymouth-Canton Community Schools
Karole L. White, President/CEO, MAB
Jacquelen Timm, MAB Foundation Manager & Development Director
Rachel Krause
, MABF Student Advisory Committee Advisor

Committee Members                   

Sean Cain, Adrian College
Ilene Gould, Michigan State University
Alexandria Grant, Bloomfield Hills High School
Quintin Johnson, Specs Howard School of Media Arts
Connor Pyrc, Ferris State University
Mary Sier, Wayne State University
Logan Tesmer, Specs Howard School of Media Arts
Scott Vander Sloot, Ferris State University
Imanni Wright, Bloomfield Hills High School



Development & Fundraising Committee

  • Charged with long-term funding

  • Assisting in identifying and soliciting Large Gifts- Endowments and grants

  • Annual giving campaigns

  • In charge of suggesting and assisting with fundraising and special events, meet as needed.

Julie Koehn,Committee Chair, WLEN-FM (Adrian)
Paul Jacobs, MABF Board Chair, Jacobs Media/jacapps
Karole L. White, President/CEO, MAB
Jacquelen Timm, MAB Foundation Manager & Development Director

Committee Members

Dena Blair, Orchard Radio (Ann Arbor)
Rebecca Falk, WDZH-FM (Southfield)
Larry Patrick, Patrick Communications
Annie Scaramuzzino, WDET-FM (Detroit)
Steve Schram, Michigan Public Media
Michael Walenta, WGVU Public Media
Jennifer Williams, Beasley Media Group, Inc.


 

Nominating Committee

  • Includes past MAB and MABF Chairmen/Presidents as well as the MABF Vice Chairman/Chairman-Elect.

  • Suggests individuals for the MAB Board to appoint to the MABF Board.

  • Insures that the diversity on the Foundation Board parallels that of the broadcasting industry.

  • Exhibits an EEO leadership role for Michigan Stations.

Paul Jacobs, MABF Board Chair, Jacobs Media/jacapps
Pam Manor, MABF Vice Chair, Beasley Media Group, Inc.
Karole L. White, President/CEO, MAB
Jacquelen Timm, MAB Foundation Manager & Development Director


Committee Members

Julie Koehn, WLEN-FM (Adrian)
Dick Kernen, Specs Howard School of Media Arts
Tom Mogush, WMQT-FM/WZAM-AM (Marquette)
Steve Schram, Michigan Public Media
Jennifer Williams, Beasley Media Group, Inc.



Education Committee

  • Responsible for assisting in the planning and implementation of the MABF Student Broadcasting.

  • Oversees High School and College Awards; Career Fairs.

  • Student Advisory Committee Members are also included in this Committee.  

Bob Gould, Committee Chair, Michigan State University School of Journalism, Focal Point
Paul Jacobs, MABF Board Chair, Jacobs Media/jacapps
Karole L. White, President/CEO, MAB
Jacquelen Timm, MAB Foundation Manager & Development Director

             

Committee Members                   

Eva Aguirre Cooper, WOOD/WOTV/WXSP-TV (Grand Rapids)
Don Backus, Rhode & Schwarz
Kristin Burns, Specs Howard School of Media Arts
Bill Keith
, WSDP-FM/ Plymouth-Canton Community Schools
Dick Kernen, Specs Howard School of Media Arts
Mike Libke, Jackson Radio Works
Pam Manor, WNEM-TV (Saginaw)
Jam Sardar, WLNS-TV (Lansing)
Jeremy W. Steele, Michigan State University
Chuck Stokes, WXYZ-TV (Detroit)