RTDNA Board of Directors

As the highest leadership body of the organization and to satisfy its three legal duties — care, loyalty and obedience — along with its fiduciary duty, the board is responsible for determining the mission and purpose of the organization, selecting and evaluating the chief executive(s), strategic and organizational planning and enhancing the organization's public image, among other duties. Members of the board are elected annually in conjunction with RTDNA's annual conference and serve varying terms depending on their role and charge.

Board of Directors

Tim Scheld
Tim Scheld
News Director WCBS
RTDNA Chair
Allison McGinley
Allison McGinley
News Director WKMG
RTDNF Chair
Sheryl Worsley
Sheryl Worsley
Vice President of Podcasting Bonneville International
RTDNA Chair-Elect
Vincent Duffy
Vincent Duffy
News Director Michigan Radio
RTDNA Treasurer
Kathy Walker
Kathy Walker
Regional News Director iHeartMedia - NBC News Radio
RTDNF Secretary/Treasurer
Terence Shepherd
Terence Shepherd
News Director KPBS
RTDNF Vice Chair
Jacquelynn Hatter
Jacquelynn Hatter
News Director WFSU
RTDNF Trustee
Melissa Luck
Melissa Luck
News Director KXLY
Region 1 Director
Jennifer Seelig
Jennifer Seelig
Director of News and Programming KCBS
Region 2 Director
Misty Montano
Misty Montano
Digital Director KUSA
Region 3 Director
Colin Benedict
Colin Benedict
VP of News Morgan Murphy Media
Region 4 Director
Kimberly Wilhelm
Kimberly Wilhelm
Senior Executive Trainer KWCH
Region 5 Director
Blaise Labbe
Blaise Labbe
Group News Director Sinclair Broadcast Group
Region 6 Director
Jam Sardar
News Director WLNS
Region 7 Director
Robert Thomas
Robert Thomas
News Director WKYT
Region 8 Director
Sherri Jackson
Sherri Jackson
Anchor/Managing Editor CBS 42
Region 9 Director
Alisha McDevitt
Alisha McDevitt
News Director WMUR
Region 10 Director
Craig Swagler
Craig Swagler
Vice President & General Manager CBS News Radio
Region 11 Director
JJ Green
JJ Green
National Security Correspondent WTOP
Region 12 Director
Galean Stewart
Galean Stewart
Assistant News Director WPTV
Region 13 Director
Fiona Conway
Fiona Conway
Initial F Media Strategies
Region 14 (International) Director
Ellen M. Crooke
Ellen M. Crooke
Senior Vice President of News TEGNA
Director At-Large
Sean McLaughlin
Sean McLaughlin
Vice President of Content, Local Media Division E.W. Scripps Company
Director At-Large
Monika Diaz
Monika Diaz
Content Director TEGNA
Director At-Large
Alexander Silverman
Alexander Silverman
Director of News & Programming KNX News
Director At-Large