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For over twenty years I, Christian Beck, have been a listener/subscriber to KPFK and have grown to enjoy, participate, and celebrate this Pacifica station, its mission, programming, and personalities. i want to become involved in order to help insure that Pacifica and KPFK remain a beacon of diverse peoples, useful knowledge, and inspired creativity.

Optional Questions (push the plus sign to see the answers)

In what ways are the station moving in a positive direction, that you would want to continue or perhaps improve?
By upgrading equipment and continuing to provide volunteers and students the opportunity to learn broadcasting skills and to become programmers in the future.

In what ways are the station moving in a negative direction, that you would want to stop or change? What changes would you work for?
I believe we need to win back the CPB grant and find ways to shorten fund drives.

What key experience, connections, skills or traits would you bring to the Local Station Board to advance the station's mission?
As a longtime listener, broadcast/film production grad, and community volunteer I can help facilitate ideas and their implementation.

What ideas do you have for helping the station and the Pacifica Foundation meet the financial challenges currently being faced?
By doing outreach, learning the bylaws, and finding ways to win grants and create alternative revenue streams.

So, what do you think ?