Read the most recent approved monthly Board meeting minutes here.
Current KPOV Board Members: (click on a name to send them an email)
|Rick Miller (President)
Rick is a business owner focusing on the sales of hardware and plumbing to retail stores in Southern and Central Oregon.
He is a singer/ songwriter and past president of Central Oregon Songwriter’s Association. Rick has been involved with KPOV since 2005. He hosts a show on KPOV, Center Stage, which focuses on Local and Regional musicians.
|Michael Funke (Vice President)
Michael has been an active part of the Bend and KPOV community. At KPOV he has hosted talk shows, local news shows, and founded a long running music show. His involvement earned him the 2008 volunteer of the year. In Bend he has volunteered or been on the boards of many non-profits. He brings professional experience in writing, organizing, mobilizing, and fundraising to the board.
|Ingrid Lustig (Treasurer)
Ingrid is a self-employed visual artist and non-profit consultant/grant writer. She has many years of experience in non-profit and arts administration.
|Judy Petullo (Secretary)
Judy works at Landsystems Nursery as the Accounting Manager; She volunteers at VegNet Bend and hosts a show on KPOV, All Things Vegan.
John is, and has always been, a passionate fan of music. His professional background is in law. But, in his personal life, he’s traveled extensively to see literally hundreds of concerts, has a vast music collection, and believes supporting local artists is important to a community. He has also been on rotation as a DJ for Variable Velocity for over five years.
Sheila joined KPOV Board of Directors in April 2017 to support community radio and to fulfill her continued love of local media. While in college at UC Berkeley, she took participated in a radio promotions internship at K101 Radio. She spent the first half of her career as a cable television marketing executive, before switching careers to medical education.
Linda Heuser is a retired Willamette University professor of sociology. She has been committed to community building in her teaching and service work throughout her career. She looks forward to her involvement at KPOV and the ways she can help to strengthen community and democracy through independent, non-commercial radio.
KPOV Founding Board members celebrate in the broadcast studio June 26, 2005, the day we went “on air”.