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Community Advisory Board

The KERA/KXT Community Advisory Board (CAB) serves in an advisory role to KERA/KXT’s staff and Board of Directors. The membership of the CAB reasonably represents the diverse needs and interests of the North Texas communities served by KERA/KXT.┬áThe CAB assists KERA/KXT in being responsive to community interests in regard to programming and services.

The CAB meets twice a year with meetings held at the KERA/KXT Dallas office. The next meeting will be held Saturday, Nov. 5 from 10 am to 2 pm.

2016 CAB

2016 CAB


The members of the 2016 CAB are as follows:

Yolanda Lara, Chair
Sharon Venable, Vice Chair
Ann Abbe
Amanda Arizola
Dreanna Belden
Samra Bufkins
Lydia Connor
Carolyn Corporon
Cindy Crain
J. Michael Cruz
Karina De Fina
Cohn Drennan
Ali Gowani
Todd Hedrick
Meredith Himelfarb
Gregory Ibanez
Carol Kent
Ronald Lis
J. Brooks Love
Erika Machuca
Gordon Markley
Marvella McElya
Carlos Morales
Jeff Mues
Dustin Nimz
Justin Nygren
Antonia Okafor
Jasmine Parker
Jennifer Pearce
Sanjay Pillai
Maya Pouncy
Syed Rivzi
Ann Ross
Gail Sachson
Mahmoud Sadri
Lewis Seales
Muhsin Shaheed
Maryn Taylor
Mary Valadez
Celina Vasquez
Mark Witte
Matt Wolff

Document: CAB Governing Policy (PDF) [Requires Acrobat Reader]

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