Committees

Vermont Association of Broadcasters is evaluating, experimenting and evolving so we can be the first and best resource for our members! Have your ideas heard and be part of the reinvention by joining one of our committees!

MEMBERSHIP COMMITTEE

Current Chair: Dave Godette
Whether you want to help pick training topics or help with events like the Annual Convention or Hall of Fame awards banquet, this committee will review all current member benefits, discuss improvements and brainstorm new ideas. Average time commitment estimated at one 40 minute conference call per month or as needed. To join, email vab@vab.org with subject line “Membership Committee”.

AWARDS NOMINATION COMMITTEE

Current Chair: Wally Caswell
This committee reviews entry methods, criteria and and the judging process for Content of the Year awards as well as the nomination, criteria and selection process for the Hall of Fame and other annual excellence awards. Average time commitment estimated at one 40 minute conference call per month or as needed. To join*, email vab@vab.org with subject line “Awards Nomination Committee”.

*Note, only one person from each station group can be on this committee at any given time.

LEGISLATIVE COMMITTEE

Current Chair: Brian Damm
Advocacy for broadcasters in state and federal Government is a crucial way we protect the best interests of our members. If you want to join the fight against issues being discussed in Vermont’s state house or national issues such as Performance Tax and Ownership caps, join the Legislative Committee! Average time commitment estimated at one 40 minute conference call per month or as needed. To join, email vab@vab.org with subject line “Legislative Committee”.

FINANCE COMMITTEE

Current Chair: Alexander von Lichtenberg
If you like numbers and want a say in how the VAB spends money, join the Finance Committee! Chaired by the board Treasurer, this committee handles the budget and meets via a 40 minute conference call as needed. To join the Finance Committee, email vab@vab.org with subject line “Finance Committee”.