Broadcast Leadership Training

Broadcast Leadership Training


Who can participate in this program?

The Broadcast Leadership Training program is targeted to senior level broadcast managers of proven ability who aspire to advance as group executives or station owners. It can also help successful entrepreneurs in other industries who wish to make the transition to broadcasting. While no specific prerequisites apply, previous station management or related experience is helpful as is past attendance at other industry management programs. All participants should have budgeting and personnel management experience.

See the class of 2018 below:

Teri Arvesu
VP of Content
Univision Communications Inc.
Chicago, IL
Walter Augustin
National Sales Manager
New York, NY
Maryann Balbo
Vice President
KSAR-TV and Arkansas Cable
Wichita, KS
Luke Commare
General Sales Manager
Albuquerque, NM
Margaret Davis
Operations Manager
Butte Broadcasting
Butte, Montana
Regina Davis
Mulolland Media Group Corporation
Washington, DC
Chris Eagan
Program Director / Format Leader
Atlanta, GA
Anna Engelhart
Business Manager
Sun Prairie, WI
Stacie Ford
Rocklin, CA

Courtney French
Birmingham, AL

Pascale Head
Managing Editor
WJAX / WFOX Action News
Jacksonville Beach, FL
Jason Hunter
Director of Sales
Radio One
Indianapolis, IN
Susan Lucchesi-Fields
Tejas Broadcasting
Corpus Christi, TX
Melissa Luck
Executive News Director
KXLY4 News
Spokane, WA
AJ Lurie
VP/Market Manager
Beasley Media Group
Wilmington, DE
Chris Ornelas
Chief Operating Officer
National Association of Broadcasters
Washington, D.C.
Lyn Plantinga
Vice President and General Manager
Nashville, TN
Kim Reis
VP of Digital Audience Engagement
Entercom Communications
Boston, MA

Who Should Apply?

  • General managers
  • Seasoned general sales managers
  • Seasoned department heads
  • Regional and corporate executives

2017-18 Class Program Dates
  • September 22 – 24, 2017
  • October 20 – 22, 2017
  • November 17 – 19, 2017
  • December 15 – 17, 2017
  • January 26– 28, 2018
  • February 24-26, 2018
  • March 16 – 18, 2018
  • April 6 – 8, 2018 (Las Vegas)
  • May 4 - 6, 2018
  • June 9-12, 2018