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Frances Hernandez

Trustee, Suncoast Regional Chapter Manager, National Productions Frances Hernandez is the 2nd Vice President and Trustee of the Suncoast Chapter. She has worked at WPBT, a Miami based PBS station, since 1995. Born and raised in Puerto Rico, Frances received her Bachelor’s Degree from Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio. She started as an Administrative…

Craig Stevens

Trustee, Suncoast Regional Chapter WSVN Miami News Anchor NATAS Silver Circle recipient and Emmy Award winner Craig Stevens co-anchors 7NEWS at 5, 6, 10, and 11pm weeknights with Belkys Nerey. He has been in television news for more than 25-years, the bulk of that time spent in South Florida. At 7NEWS, Stevens has reported a…

Max Wyler

Trustee, Suncoast Regional Chapter Co-Founder and President , Accord ProductionsProducer,  The Beach Channel TV Accord Productions is in its 28 years in business has developed into the most complete production facility in South Florida. Accord has the facilities and expertise to produce TV shows, corporate training shows, TV advertisements both short format and long format….

Ben Houtkooper

Trustee, Upper Midwest Regional Chapter Ben Houtkooper serves as the Broadcast Operations Manager for the Minnesota National Guard and the 34th Red Bull Infantry Division. In his nearly 20 years in broadcasting he has served as a photographer, editor, engineer, reporter, anchor, and the civilian equivalent of a news director, earning with his team many awards including…

Wayne Freedman

Trustee, San Francisco Northern California Regional Chapter Bio will be published soon…

Randy Forsman

Trustee, San Francisco Northern California Regional Chapter Bio will be published soon…

Alison Gibson

Trustee, San Francisco Northern California Regional Chapter Alison Gibson’s career in broadcast television and digital media started 35 years ago in The Netherlands, where she produced documentaries, dramas, children’s and live cultural programs for the Dutch broadcaster TROS. Her work has been recognized with a variety of awards, including an International Emmy® award. On her…

Joyce Mitchell

Trustee, San Francisco Northern California Regional Chapter Passion is what drives Joyce Mitchell. Couple that with more than 40-years of experience as a journalist and Joyce strives to produce memorable TV programs that make a difference in the community, nation, and world. She has five regional Emmy Awards for her documentary work and 20 nominations….

Steve Shlisky

Trustee, San Francisco Northern California Regional Chapter Steve Shlisky is a 38 year veteran of Bay Area television production (KTVU, KICU, KNTV, and KTEH). A major chunk of that time spent editing and producing local programming for the San Francisco Bay Area from short form PSAs, promotion, and commercial spots to longer form news features, sales…

Doug Mummert

Trustee, Rocky Mountain Southwest Regional Chapter Doug Mummert is a “baby-boomer” born in Hollywood, California. He attended Phoenix College and Grand Canyon University. Following a tour in the U.S. military, he joined the Phoenix (AZ) Fire Department, where he retired in 2015 as a Chief. He was a founding member of the department’s All Hazards Incident…