KUSP's Governing and Advisory Boards
KUSP Board of Directors
The Board of Directors is ultimately responsible for the operation of KUSP. Regular meetings of the Board of Directors take place on the fourth Monday of every month (except for a combined November-December meeting on the first Monday of December). These meetings are open to the public. For exact dates, times and locations, check kusp.org and listen for on-air announcements the week before the meeting.
Kelly O'Brien - Board President; COO, Sensortech Services LLC
Matt Farrell - Board Vice-President; Retired Parking Manager
Jeffrey Werner - Board Treasurer; Retired CPA
Cathie Royer - Board Secretary; Marketing Programs Manager
Sabrina Eastwood - Promotions Manager, UCSC Arts Division
Kate Daniels Kurz - Editor/Educator
Gregory Becker - Contractor, U.S. State Department
Katie Roper - Managing Director, Everett Program, UCSC
Brett Taylor - Retired Firefighter
Charles Eadie - Land Use Consultant/ Board Member SC Chamber of Commerce
Stephen Slade - Deputy Director, Land Trust of Santa Cruz County
Mark Hanford - Chief Systems Engineer, Cruzio
CLICK HERE to send a message to the members of the Board of Directors.
KUSP Community Advisory Board
The KUSP Community Advisory Board represents the interests of listeners and community members in KUSP’s coverage area. It provides feedback to the Board of Directors and the KUSP staff about the station’s programming and strategic direction. The Community Advisory Board meets four times a year. These meetings are open to the public. For exact dates, times and locations, check kusp.org and listen for on-air announcements the week before the meeting.
Mary Adams - Chief Executive Officer, United Way of Monterey County
Lucy August-Perna - Advocacy Manager for Specialized Bicycle’s Foundation
Madelaine Baer - Development Manager, California Certified Organic Farmers Foundation
Wallace Baine - Arts and Culture Editor, Santa Cruz Sentinel
Mark Bernhard - Chiropractor
Anna Castillo - Educator
Myles Corcoran - Construction Consultant
Tom Honig - Freelance Journalist, Former Editor, Santa Cruz Sentinel
Joe Livernois - Interim Executive Director of the Monterey Literacy Project / Former Executive Editor, Monterey Herald
Jann McCord - Psychoanalyst / University Professor
Bob Reid - Local Journalism/Reporter for Benito Link
Jason Scorse - Director, Center for the Blue Economy Monterey Inst. of International Studies
Nikki Silva - Radio Producer / Museum Curator / Exhibit Consultant
Richard Stedman - Air Pollution Control Officer for the Monterey Bay Unified Air Pollution Control District
CLICK HERE to send a message to the members of the Community Advisory Board.