Board of Directors

Board Members

Mandy Dealey, Chair*
Non-Profit & Civic Leader
Edwina Carrington, Vice Chair*
President, CHK Enterprises LLC
Ann Hume Wilson, President**
General Manager, KMFA
Ken Stein, Treasurer*
President and CEO, League of Historic American Theatres
Soriya Estes, Secretary*
President, Estes Audiology Hearing Centers
Nancy Scanlan, Programming Committee Chair*
Community Volunteer and Photographer
Steven Moore*
Partner, Jackson Walker LLP
Charles Bailey
Attorney at Law, Law Offices of Charles C. Bailey
Joe W. Bratcher III
Owner, Malvern Books
Malcolm Cooper
Senior Vice President, Stephens Inc
Claude Ducloux
Attorney at Law, Law Offices of Claude E. Ducloux
Donald Grantham
Professor of Composition, Butler School of Music at the University of Texas at Austin
Laura Gutiérrez-Witt
Director (retired), Benson Latin American Collection, The University of Texas at Austin
Peter Knudsen
Private Equity & Venture Capital Investor
Lou Ann Lasher
Principal, Keating/Lasher & Associates
Paul Leche
Special Counsel for Appeals, Texas Health and Human Services Commission
Mark Lyon
President (retired), Audio Systems
Ron Oliveira
President, Oliveira Public Communications
Hon. Robert Pitman
U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Texas
Michelle Rosenblatt
Partner, Jackson Walker LLP
Catherine Wildermuth
Non-Profit Leader & Project Manager (retired), IBM
Frank Bash, Chair Emeritus
Director (retired), McDonald Observatory, The University of Texas at Austin

* Executive Committee
** Ex-officio, non-voting

Community Advisory Board Members

Catherine Wildermuth
Board Liaison
Stephen Aechternacht
Star Canyon Health Care Consulting LLC
Brady Dyer
The Long Center for the Performing Arts
Kathleen Brady Stimpert
City of Austin Cultural Arts Division
Sara Ortiz
Kirkus Reviews
Liz Cass
Armstrong Community Music School
Brenda Simms
Texas Performing Arts
Patrick Slevin
Austin Soundwaves & The Hispanic Alliance

Open Board of Directors Meeting

KMFA Classical 89.5 holds open meetings concerning the operations and programming of KMFA, in accordance with requirements of the Communications Act of 1934, 47 U.S.C. 396, et seq. as amended, and certification requirements promulgated by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. Information about KMFA's open meeting policy is also announced regularly on the air in Central Texas at 89.5FM. To request notice of board meetings in writing, e-mail info@kmfa.org

KMFA Board of Directors - 2019 Meeting Schedule

Unless otherwise stated, board meetings take place at Tarry House, 3006 Bowman Ave. Finance and executive committee meetings take place at KMFA, 3001 N. Lamar Blvd.

First Quarter Meetings

Nominating Committee:        Tuesday, Jan 22 @ 12:00 PM
Finance Committee:              Wednesday, Jan 30 @ 3:30 PM
Executive Committee:           Wednesday, Jan 30 @ 4:00 PM
Board Meeting:                      Wednesday, Feb 6 @ 4:30 PM

Second Quarter Meetings

Nominating Committee:        Wednesday, Apr 17 @ 12:00 PM
Finance Committee:              Wednesday, May 8 @ 3:30 PM
Executive Committee:           Wednesday, May 8 @ 4:00 PM
Board Meeting:                      Wednesday, May 15 @ 4:30 PM

Third Quarter Meetings

Nominating Commitee:         Wedneday, Aug 14 @ 12:00 PM
Finance Committee:              Wednesday, Sept 4 @ 3:30 PM
Executive Committee:           Wednesday, Sept 4 @ 4:00 PM
Board Meeting:                      Wednesday, Sept 11 @ 4:30 PM

Fourth Quarter Meetings

Nominating Committee:        Wednesday, Oct 16 @ 12:00 PM
Finance Committee:              Wednesday, Nov 6 @ 3:30 PM
Executive Committee:           Wednesday, Nov 6 @ 4:00 PM
Board Meeting:                      Wednesday, Nov 13 @ 4:30 PM

Community Advisory Board Meetings:

Community Advisory Board Meetings are open to the public. KMFA is a grant recipient of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting and holds open meetings in compliance with CPB grantee eligibility requirements.

2019 meeting dates:

Thursday, April 30, 4:00 – 5:30 PM
Wednesday, October 9, 4:00 – 5:30 PM

All CAB meetings will take place at KMFA, 3001 N. Lamar Blvd., except where noted.

Other Committee Meetings:

2019 meeting dates will be posted at least one week in advance for meetings of the Programming Committee. These meetings are open to the public in compliance with CPB grantee eligibility requirements.