Hi! My name is Grace Aaron. I may be familiar to you as I served on the KPFK Local Station Board for 6 years, from 2003 to 2009. I was also on the Pacifica National Board in 2008 and 2009. (The Pacifica Foundation is the parent nonprofit that owns KPFK and 4 other stations.) I

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Hi, I’m Ann Salisbury Doneen a media consultant who believes a radio station should not only broadcast to its community, but should listen as well. Radio reflects the spirit of the time, the spirit of the people. And now, today — amid so much irrational strife and conflict — radio needs to offer more context

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I’m Lawrence Reyes, running for re-election to the LSB with Grassroots Community Radio Coalition. Community-based free-speech radio is at stake, as KPFK elects an entire new LSB, with new management in place nationally and locally. “Radio powered by the people” is a call to action and community empowerment. KPFK must address the survival issues of

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Hello!! I’m Dr. Thomas Halle. My involvement with KPFK-Pacifica Radio has spanned four decades. What first attracted me to the station was its distinctive atmosphere: keenly activist, experimental and egalitarian (with plenty of collaborative and volunteer spirit). Unusual arts and humor programming, too. In recent years, I can boast of solid participation in LSB and

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As a former or current member of the boards of Arts Alive (a non-profit which brings the arts into elementary schools); the Recording Academy (NARAS, the Grammies organization); the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences, Short Films and Animation branch (AMPAS, the Oscars organization); Americans for Democratic Action (ADA); the International Animated Film Society

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I am a public health research scientist (pathobiologist) and long-time political activist. I would like to serve on the LSB of KPFK because this listener-supported station is the beacon of progressive hope in the Los Angeles area, and a significant part of the nationwide Pacifica Network. I would be honored to work with the Board

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My name is Jerry Van, long time listener and sponsor of this station, with phone room experience, and on request from front desk, I have given out business cards. Hollywood’s Something’s Happening Show, with listening to Roy’s program over the years, he has given listeners and us, in phone room a valuable history lesson of

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As a past board member of this radio station I am well acquainted with the demands and requirements of this position. As a community organizer I have deep connections with many underserved communities who are needed by us to support this station as they need this station to open its airwaves to their stories and

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I was born in New York City in 1945, traveled to South America and spent two years in Europe. Even as a child, I had an interest in politics, science, philosophy, art and history, especially in worlds very different from mine. I ‘m not afraid to say that my politics are way to the left,

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The familiar Statue of Liberty assumption that the United States is willing to help the rest of the world by [Giving] me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free is an aspiration that has developed in not just calling out to immigrants, but this ideal calls out to all of us

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