WCLK Advisory Board

  • WCLK Advisory Board members represent communities in Atlanta, GA.  The Board members will serve as liaisons between the community and the station.

The purpose of the Board is to help create positive community awareness of station and its activities, to actively advocate the mission of the station; and to advise and implement strategy for securing revenue for the future sustainment of the radio station.  A central key role will be to aggressively promote and champion fundraising opportunities for the station.

The WCLK Advisory board conducts at least two meetings a year in spring and fall.  All meetings are open to the public.

DUTIES:  In coordination with the stations’ staff, the Advisory Board will support the policies and goals set forth each year for the station by the licensee and station management through:

  • Regular attendance at Board meetings throughout the year.
  • Active participation in the achievement of the station’s overall fundraising, membership and revenue goals.
  • Active participation and assistance with the station public relations events and promotion activities.
  • Raising the visibility of station in corporate and civic communities of Metropolitan Atlanta and through educational and cultural sectors of the community.

QUALIFICATIONS:  A Board member is to be an active listener and a current member of Jazz 91.9 WCLK.  She/he must demonstrate a strong commitment to ensure the financial well-being of the station and to promote a positive image within the communities that the station serves.

She/he acquires enough background on the subject of broadcasting, particularly public radio, to be informed and conversant.  She/he will be well-versed in radio and jazz programming and will be WCLK’s advocate in the community.  She/he will apply her/his broad understanding to the specific needs and concerns of the station.

WCLK Advisory Board Meetings:

WCLK holds quarterly Advisory board meetings.  The lastAdvisory Board meeting was held on Wednesday, February 27, 2019 from 6:00-8:00 pm at the Robert W. Woodruff Library located on the campus of Clark Atlanta University.

 

WCLK Advisory Board

 

Board Chair

Richard Dent, Entrepreneur

radent1@bellsouth.net

 

Board Co-Chair

John Hall, Owner

Buckhead Wine Storage

info@buckheadwinestorage.com

 

Earnest J. Davis III, President

E3Creative

edavis@e3brandgroup.com

 

Jea Delsarte

Delsarte Studios

delsarte@att.net

 

Donald P. Edwards, Owner

The Law Office of Donald P. Edwards

dedwards@altlaw.com

 

T. K. Keels, Entrepreneur

coachkeels@yahoo.com

 

Tom Rowland

Director of Marketing, Sponsorships & Programming

Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre

trowland@cobbenergycentre.com

 

Sheryl Sellaway

Sheryl Sellaway, LLC.

sheryl.sellaway@comcast.net

 

Sheila L. Tenney

mediasavvyone@aol.com

 

Harold Watkins, CEO

Invictus Productions

hwatkins384@gmail.com

 

Nedra N. White-Shaw

Alliance of DeKalb County

nedraneal.nn@gmail.com

WCLK Advisory Board Bylaws: