Committees & Working Groups

Awards Committee (2021)
                     Chair:  Mike Perrine, MP Ag Radio, Troy, Illinois
                     Steve Bridge, WFMB Radio, Springfield, Illinois
                     Cindy Cunningham, Cindy A. Cunningham Communications, West Des Moines, Iowa

                     Rusty Halvorson, KFGO Radio, Fargo, North Dakota
                     Chris Novak, CropLife America, Washington, D.C.
                     Kelly Schwalbe, Honorary Member, Kansas City, Missouri
                     Alan Watts, WKDZ/WHVO, Cadiz, Kentucky
                     Gary Wright, Honoary Member, St. Anne, Illinois

Finance Committee (2021)
                     Amy Bradford, GROWMARK, Bloomington, Illinois
                     Spencer Chase, Agri-Pulse Communications, Washington, DC
                     Breck Von Bank, American Ag Network/Adams on Agriculture, West Fargo, North Dakota

Hall of Fame (2021)
                     Chair:  Rita Frazer, RFD Radio Network, Bloomington, Illinois  (Immediate Past President)
                     Mike Adams, Adams on Agriculture, Jacksonville, Illinois (Historian)

                     Colleen Callahan, Colleen Callahan Consultancy  (2011 NAFB Hall of Fame)
                     Ken Root, Emeritus Member  (2014 
NAFB Hall of Fame)
                     Tom Steever, Brownfield Ag News    (2019 
NAFB Hall of Fame)

Marketing & Promotion Advisory Board (2021)
                     Chair: Kelly Bogard, Texas Farm Bureau Radio Network, Waco, Texas
                     Lance Knudson, American Ag Network/Adams on Agriculture, Grand Forks, North Dakota
                     Mike Perrine, MP Ag Radio Sales, Troy, Illinois
                     Kiersten Schroeder, Clutch Performance, Minneapolis, Minnesota
                     Pam Jahnke, Midwest Farm Report Radio Network, WOZN/Q106 Radio, Madison, Wisconsin
                     Brian Winnekins, WRDN Radio, Durand, Wisconsin

Nominating Committee (2021)
                     Carah Hart, Red River Farm Network, Grand Forks, North Dakota
                     Carey Martin, Texas Farm Bureau Radio Network, Waco, Texas
                     DeLoss Jahnke, RFD Radio Network, Bloomington, Illinois

Washington Watch Planning Group (2021)
                     Chair:  Susan Littlefield, KRVN Rural Radio Network, Surprise, Nebraska
                     Greg Akagi, Kansas Ag Network/WIBW Radio, Topeka, Kansas
                     Ron Hays, Radio Oklahoma Ag Network, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
                     Jeff Nalley, Cromwell Ag Network, Owensboro, Kentucky
                     National Vice President:  Joe Gill, KASM Radio, Albany, Minnesota