Committees & Working Groups

Awards Committee (2018)
                     Chair:  Mike Perrine, MP Ag Radio, Troy, Illinois
                     Steve Bridge, WFMB Radio, Springfield, Illinois
                     Rusty Halvorson, American Ag Network, Fargo, North Dakota
                     Alan Watts, WKDZ/WHVO, Cadiz, Kentucky
                     Kelly Schwalbe, Sage, A Creative Marketing Agency, Kansas City, Missouri

Finance Committee (2018)
                     Breck Von Bank, American Ag Network, Fargo, North Dakota
                     Wendy Pinkerton, Zoetis, Champaign, Illinois
                     Lorrie Boyer, KSIR Radio, Fort Morgan, Colorado

Hall of Fame (2018)
                     Chair:  Max Armstrong, Farm Progress/WGN Radio, Chicago, Illinois (Immediate Past President)
                     Mike Adams, Jacksonville, Illinois (Historian)

                     Mark Oppold, RFD-TV, Nashville, Tennessee
                     Don Wick, Red River Farm Network, Grand Forks, North Dakota

                     Brian WinnekinsWRDN Radio, Durand, Wisconsin

Marketing & Promotion Advisory Board (2017)
                     Chair: Lance Knudson, American Ag Network, Grand Forks, North Dakota
                     Lisa Adams, Sage Virtual Communications, Kansas City, Kansas
                     John Baker, Brownfield Ag News, Jefferson City, Missouri
                     Kyle Bauer, KFRM Radio, Clay Center, Kansas
                     Bill Holst, WNAX Radio, Yankton, South Dakota

                     Dave Putnam, KICD Radio, Spencer, Iowa
                     Pat Reese, The Sandbox Agency, Kansas City, Missouri

Nominating Committee (2018)
                     Spencer Chase, Agri-Pulse Communications, Washington, DC
                     Dewayne Gandy, KRMO Radio, Monett, Missouri
                     Joe Gill, KASM Radio, Albany, Minnesota

Washington Watch Planning Group (2018)
                     Co-Chair:  Sabrina Hill, American Ag Network, Fargo, North Dakota
                     Co-Chair:  Jeff Nalley, Cromwell Radio Network, Owensboro, Kentucky
                     Spencer Chase, Agri-Pulse Communications, Washington, DC
                     Carah Hart, Red River Farm Networ, Grand Forks, North Dakota
                     Andy Vance, Farm Progress, Reynoldsburg, Ohio
                     National Vice President:  Rita Frazer, RFD Radio Network, Bloomington, Illinois