My name is Ira Aghai. I have been a listener and supporter of independently operated, non-commercial and listener-supported radio since I was in high school and was a community dj at a local university’s radio station when I was in college. Now, as a young adult I would like to give back in a way

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Our bylaws say the Local Station Board “shall have the duty to … work with station management…” Because I want to work with management, I shared an earlier version of this statement with Duane Bradley, General Manager, Ernesto Aguilar, Program Director, and Robin Lewis, Development Director. Out of respect for them, I am keeping their

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Greetings. I am Dean Torres and I am excited to be a candidate for the KPFT Local Station Board. A little bit about me, I am estimating and design consultant for exterior building envelope. Which basically means that I serve as an intermediary between architects / engineers / general contractors and assist with value engineering

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My name is Anisa Faruqi. I’m a native Houstonian from Spring Branch. I have spent all my life in Houston. I graduated from Memorial High School and went to Houston Community College. I’m second generation Pakistani-American, and am working towards becoming ASL/Spanish trilingual. I’m very active in my community, through my work in the Houston

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The Local Election Supervisor has determined that this candidate violated the Fair Campaign Provisions. Details of the original violation can be read here and the NES’ update can be read here. I am Deborah Shafto and I am running for the board because I believe that now, more than ever, we need an effective way to

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My name is Susan Radwan. I am running for re-election to the KPFT local station board. I filled a vacated seat in March 2015. I discovered KPFT in the late 1970’s shortly after I moved to the Houston area from North Carolina. I admire KPFT’s ability to remain listener supported and it’s ability to present

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I am Campbell C. Johnson, III, a third-generation Washingtonian. I am committed to Pacifica’s progressive, educational and uplifting mission and I have initiated a range of efforts to financially strengthen WPFW and Pacifica. I ask for your vote. Previously, I was an active, contributing member of the Local Station Board for a full six-year term.

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My name is Maskeelah-Myrtle Washington. I am a lawyer by training and an inactive real estate professional. I want to be on the LSB to help “Save Our Station”; to support our community station in doing better. WPFW was placed in DC by Pacifica to be a radical beacon of truth, to be a thorn

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I am a firm believer in the original mission of KPFK as follows: 1) Establish an education foundation 2) Establish & operate KPFK for educational use of this community 3) Use radio as creative force for community 4) Use radio as tool for understanding & community between all people 5) Use radio to promote information

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I am running for re-election to the KPFK Local Station Board (LSB). I’ve been a listener-sponsor almost continuously since the inception of KPFK. I am running with a slate from Grassroots Community Radio Coalition. I believe that the changing times require a far greater emphasis on local affairs. Conditions of homelessness, joblessness, attacks on immigrants,

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