My name is Scott Olsen. You might remember me as the Iraq War veteran who was shot by the Oakland Police during Occupy. KPFA was a vital news source for me then and my radio dial was stuck at 94.1FM. KPFA supported me, Iraq Veterans Against the War, and our comrades. allowing us to tell

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My name is Jeremy Miller and I am running for KPFA’s Local Station Board as a listener candidate. Radio is the reason I am campaigning. Steve Martin once said, “Being a comedian is like being a rock star… only without the sex or the money.” Radio shares an analogous place. Generally inside a studio (I

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Salutations! I’m Mario Fernandez, a Bay Area Native and a KPFA community listener for over 20 years. I am excited for the opportunity to be part of the Local Station Board. Programs like Hard Knock Radio and La Honda Bajita are part of this amazing institution that represents a community/culture that sits aside from mainstream

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My name is Sharon Adams. I became involved in KPFA when the Morning Mix was abruptly taken off the air, without warning during a pledge drive, and without waiting to see the financial results of the pledge drive. The Morning Mix was produced locally with a variety of hosts addressing issues of regional and national

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My name is William Campisi Jr.   Since the early 70’s I have been a- KPFA member, listener and supporter. I am running to become a Board member because I believe that, working cooperatively with others on the Board, I can help KPFA to continue  its important work giving a voice to unheard points of view

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The survival of the network and especially WBAI is at stake. People are not listening to radio as much as they used to and young people almost not at all. Everywhere community radio stations are disappearing. Our average listener is 65+. When listenership falls, membership and revenue fall, layoffs follow, listenership falls further etc. If

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I have listened to KPFK and answered the phones during its fund drives for over thirteen years. Phone-answering is very rewarding because I can both help KPFK and talk to the listeners simultaneously. I am running for a seat on the Local Station Board because I would like to further help the listeners, the Pacfiica

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My name is Brenda Medina and I am running with Grassroots Community Radio Coalition. I have served on the KPFK Local Station Board for the last 5 years and ask for you vote to complete my 6-year term in this election. On the board, I have served as vice chair for the LSB and have

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Hi my name is Schyna Pour. I am running for the local station board to represent youth in the greater Los Angeles area. Not only do we need members for the board with experience, but we also need new members with a new vision. I have volunteered with KPFK for many years now. I have

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