2019-2020 Student Advisory Committee
Gage DansbyAdrian College
Gage Dansby is a current junior at Adrian College, majoring in Communication Arts & Sciences and minoring in Journalism. Gage graduated from Fowlerville High School in 2017, where he began his interest in radio broadcasting after announcing varsity sports events for his school’s internet radio station. At Adrian, Gage expanded his horizons to additional areas of communication beyond broadcasting. He hosts and produces a podcast called “Beyond Reason,” which centers around national sports and entertainment topics. His short film “Audite” was nominated for Best Student Film at the 2019 Adrian International Film Festival. Gage hopes to use what he learns at Adrian College to obtain a career in the communications industry, whether it be radio broadcasting/producing, video production, or public relations, preferably within the sector of sports organizations.
Rachel FultonAvondale High School
Rachel Fulton is a junior in high school. Her favorite thing to do after school is going to the radio room to work on liners, DJ picks, or anything else needed at the moment. Outside of radio life she is a part of the varsity swim team, French club, and the green team, which focuses on Earth friendly living. She also has taken an interest in choir which she has been a part of since 7th. Outside of school, she works at Claire’s located at the Great Lakes Crossing mall in Auburn Hills.
Lacie D. HudsonMichigan State University
Lacie D. Hudson
Lacie D. Hudson is a Junior at Michigan State University studying Journalism with a concentration in Broadcast. She is originally from Detroit, Michigan, but grew up in Los Angeles, California. In LA she hosted and produced a teen news show for a doll company, which is what introduced her to Broadcast Journalism. She enjoys writing, taking photos, volunteering with organizations such as Forgotten Harvest and spending time with her loved ones. She is an interning reporter in television and radio and strives to relay authentic information that her audience can trust. Her main goal is to be transparent and reliable in her communication with society through reporting and anchoring. During the school year she serves as a News Stringer for 1320 WILS-AM Radio and this summer she worked as an Assignment Desk Intern at Detroit’s WDIV Local 4 station. She is extremely grateful to be a part of the Michigan Association of Broadcasters Student Advisory Committee and looks forward to making a difference within the organization.
Kaleigh McKeeHope College
Kaleigh McKee is a rising junior at Hope College majoring in Business and Communications. Outside of academic she enjoys playing intramural sports, spending time outdoors hiking and coordinating our newly established Broadcasting club. She currently works as the Sales and Marketing Intern for Peachwave and also is a Marketing Intern at WAR International. She is super passionate about videography and hopes to work full-time in the field of marketing one day. Her dream is to start her own advertising firm that works with nonprofits and political action groups to advocate for issues she is passionate about.
Leonard PooleAdrian College
Leonard Poole is currently a Junior attending Adrian College. Raised in Norton Shores, Michigan Leonard is currently studying Communications Arts in hopes to become a news reporter. Leonard’s expected graduation date is 2021 with a Bachelor’s degree.
Bryce RobinsonWestern Michigan University
Bryce Robinson is a junior at Western Michigan University studying film, video and media studies with a minor in history. He also sings tenor in WMU’s vocal ensemble. He hopes to one day be involved in the control room or as a personality in sports or entertainment broadcasting.
Cameon WadeAdrian College
Cameon Wade is 17 years old and the oldest of six siblings. She has been involved with film for the past five years and can never seem to get enough of it. She will be attending Adrian College in the fall and will study video and film.