Board of Directors

Board Members

Soriya Estes, Chair*
President, Estes Audiology Hearing Centers          
Edwina Carrington, Vice Chair*
President, CHK Enterprises LLC
Ann Hume Wilson, President**
General Manager, KMFA
Michelle Rosenblatt, Treasurer*
Partner, Jackson Walker LLP        
Andrew Teagle, Secretary*
Chief Strategist, GSD&M
Steven Moore*
Partner, Jackson Walker LLP
Ayo Akande
Senior Director, Software Engineering, Dell Technologies
Charles Bailey
Attorney at Law, Law Offices of Charles C. Bailey 
Mandy Dealey
Non-Profit & Civic Leader
Claude Ducloux
Attorney at Law, Law Offices of Claude E. Ducloux
Doug Eicher
Venture Capitalist and Technology Sales
Donald Grantham
Professor of Composition, Butler School of Music at the University of Texas at Austin
Laura Gutiérrez-Witt
Director (retired), Benson Latin American Collection, The University of Texas at Austin
Lou Ann Lasher
Principal, Keating/Lasher & Associates
Mark Lyon
President (retired), Audio Systems 
LaVonne P. Mason 
The Etiquette Authority, LLC
Ron Oliveira
President, Oliveira Public Communications
Hon. Robert Pitman
U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Texas 
Nancy Scanlan
Community Volunteer and Photographer
Ken Stein
President and CEO, League of Historic American Theatres
Catherine Wildermuth
Non-Profit Leader & Project Manager (retired), IBM
Frank Bash, Chair Emeritus
Director (retired), McDonald Observatory, The University of Texas at Austin       
Joe W. Bratcher III, Director Emeritus
Owner, Malvern Books 
Paul Leche, Director Emeritus
Special Counsel for Appeals, Texas Health and Human Services Commission

* Executive Committee
** Ex-officio, non-voting

Community Advisory Board Members

Hermes Camacho
Picardy & Austin Soundwaves
Liz Cass
Armstrong Community Music School
Brady Dyer
Austin Film Society                                                   
Maxine Gomes
Music Educator and Administrator (Retired)
Steven Hatchett
_OFCOLOR Founder
Martin McCain
Texas State University
Sara Ortiz
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Lori Renteria
1st Lady of District 3, Austin City Council
Lisa W. Roebuck
Round Rock ISD (Retired)
Brenda Simms
Texas Performing Arts
Patrick Slevin
Austin Soundwaves 
Kathleen Brady Stimpert          
Landmarks

Open Board of Directors Meeting

KMFA Classical 89.5 holds open meetings concerning the operations and programming of KMFA, in accordance with requirements of the Communications Act of 1934, 47 U.S.C. 396, et seq. as amended, and certification requirements promulgated by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. Information about KMFA's open meeting policy is also announced regularly on the air in Central Texas at 89.5FM. To request notice of board meetings in writing, e-mail info@kmfa.org

KMFA Board of Directors - 2022 Meeting Schedule

Unless otherwise stated, board and committee meetings take place at KMFA. All meetings will be held over Zoom until further notice. Please contact frontdesk@kmfa.org or 512-476-5632 to join the meeting via Zoom. 

First Quarter Meetings

Nominating and Board Development Committee:
Thursday, January 27 @ 3:30 PM (Meeting Canceled)

Finance Committee:
Wednesday, February 2 @ 3:30 PM

Executive Committee:
Wednesday, February 2 @ 4:30 PM

Board Meeting:
Wednesday, February 9 @ 4:30 PM

Second Quarter Meetings

Nominating and Board Development Committee:
Thursday, May 5 @ 3:30 PM (Meeting Canceled)

Finance Committee:
Wednesday, May 25 @ 3:30 PM

Executive Committee:
Wednesday, May 25 @ 4:30 PM

Board Meeting:
Wednesday, June 1 @ 4:30 PM

Third Quarter Meetings

Nominating and Board Development Committee:
Thursday, September 8 @ 3:30 PM

Finance Committee:
Wednesday, September 21 @ 3:30 PM

Executive Committee:
Wednesday, September 21 @ 4:30 PM

Board Meeting:
Wednesday, September 28 @ 4:30 PM

Fourth Quarter Meetings

Nominating and Board Development Committee:
Thursday, November 3 @ 3:30 PM

Finance Committee:
Wednesday, November 9 @ 3:30 PM

Executive Committee:
Wednesday, November 9 @ 4:30 PM

Board Meeting:
Wednesday, November 16 @ 4:30 PM

Community Advisory Board Meetings:

Community Advisory Board Meetings are open to the public. KMFA is a grant recipient of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting and holds open meetings in compliance with CPB grantee eligibility requirements.

Unless otherwise stated, meetings take place at KMFA. All meetings will be held over Zoom until further notice. Please contact frontdesk@kmfa.org or 512-476-5632 to join the meeting via Zoom. 

Spring 2022 Meeting

Thursday, April 28 @ 1:00 PM

Fall 2022 meeting TBD