For more pictures and a statement about KPFA from each of these incredible people, click on the names.
Scott Olsen – Board member, Iraq Veterans Against the War, survivor of police raid on Occupy. Has worked in communications for over ten years– addressing both organizational and technical challenges. Licensed amateur radio operator.
Janet Kobren – current LSB member, Pacifica National Board Director, PNB Secretary (Pacifica Foundation officer), 2010 Gaza Freedom Flotilla survivor
Jeremy Miller – Idriss Stelley Foundation program director, San Francisco No-Taser Task Force member, host of Heterotopia on Mutiny Radio, independent journalist with S.F. Bayview newspaper
Marilla Argüelles – former President of home care workers’ chapter, SEIU, Local 616, editor: “Extracts from Pelican Bay,” former KPFA Labor Collective member
(G.) Mario Fernandez – recent SF State political psychology graduate, former Napa Community College Student Body President, former Occupy Oakland volunteer
Sharon Adams – attorney; former V.P. of the National Lawyers Guild, S.F. Bay Area Chapter; instrumental in getting Berkeley to not hold people in city jails for civil ICE detentions.
Don Macleay – 5 years working for the Sandinistas, 19-year school volunteer, Green Party activist, former union organizer and shop steward Oakland
Virginia Browning – current LSB member, health care researcher, down winder, and longtime KPFA activist
T. M. Scruggs – Executive Producer at TheRealNews.com; ethnomusicologist; Professor Emeritus, University of Iowa; volunteer for community radio stations in U.S., Nicaragua and Venezuela.
Anthony Fest – (Staff) Producer/ host, KPFA “Weekend News.” Producer of “Project Censored Show,” “Afternoons w/Andres Soto,” & “Poor News Network.” (Note: only staff members can vote for staff candidates.)
United For Community Radio also supports:
Richard Hart – former natural foods store owner, Berkeley progressive activist, longtime WBAI member
Tom Voorhees — 2014 Volunteer of the Year from the National Association of Community Broadcasters (NFCB) membership, National/International engineer for community stations, early KPFA engineering unpaid staff
Sabrina Jacobs (Staff) – Producer and host, “The Rude Awakening.” (Note: only staff members can vote for staff candidates.)