Chapter Leadership

Read about the candidates for this year’s Board of Governors Election here.

Executive Director:
Tara Faccenda

Officers

President:
Courtney Brinkerhoff
, Assistant Director of Communications
The Episcopal Academy



Regional Vice-President:
Wanda Swanson, Executive Producer
NJEA

Regional Vice-President:
Leo McCafferty, Director of Marketing
Pittsburgh Penguins

Regional Vice-President:
Eric Heisler, Communications
The Bravo Group

Treasurer:
James DePury
, News Director / Consultant

Secretary:
Laura McHugh
, Director of Production & PBS Content Strategy
WLVT PBS39

2017-2018 Board of Governors

Jayne Ann Bugda, Senior Producer/Web Producer/Newsmakers Host
WBRE/WYOU

Marie Cusick, Reporter
WITF-TV

Casey Feeney, Senior Coordinating Producer
Comcast SportsNet

Berlinda Garnett, Producer
WTXF FOX29

Stacey Hanrahan, Assistant News Director
WHP CBS21

Jeff Hughes, Director of Production
WPSU

Mike Ingalls, Managing Editor
WCAU-TV

Gina Johnson, Executive Producer
WFMZ-TV

Rob Kuestner, Senior Special Project Producer
WCAU-TV

Dan Maddox, Chief Photographer
WGAL-TV

Corey Martin, Managing Editor
KDKA-TV

Nick Matoney, Executive Producer
WTAE-TV

James McHugh, Photojournalist
KYW-TV

Carrie Moniot, Student Media Advisor
Robert Morris University

Mynellies Negron, Content Producer
Telemundo 62

Karen Smyles, Producer
WHYY-TV

Karen Thomas, Broadcast Meteorologist/QVC Talent

Trustees

Susan Buehler, Chief Communications Officer
PJM Interconnection

David Solomon, Executive Producer
WQED Multimedia

Alternate:
Brad Nau, Photojournalist
CBS3

Immediate Past Presidents

Susan Buehler
Amy Burkett
George Cummings
Paul Gluck
Roger Lamay
Eileen Matthews
Michelle McHugh
Brad Nau
Janice Selinger
David Solomon

2017 Committee Chairs

Emmy Awards:
Anne Linaberger, News Director
KDKA

David Solomon, Executive Producer
WQED Multimedia

Emmy Production:
George Cummings, Assistant General Manager
Temple University

Paul Gluck, General Manager
TUTV

Scholarship:
Wanda Swanson, Executive Producer
NJEA

Education / Student TV:
John Mussoni
, Managing Editor
WHYY Delaware

Membership:
Leo McCafferty, Director of Marketing
Pittsburgh Penguins

Programs:
Karen Smyles, Executive Producer
WHYY

Social Media:
Michelle Bradsher-McHugh, Assoc. Dir. TV Management Graduate Program
Drexel University

*For a complete list of Committee descriptions, click here.

Public Relations
Bellevue Communications

Banquet Consultant:
Jennifer Cairo