October 3, 2014
Department of Communication Studies
University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA 50614


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Friday, October 3, 2014
Lang Hall

Keynote Speaker



Mary Quass


President and CEO of NRG Media LLC, a broadcast company headquartered in Cedar Rapids

Meet the Speakers

  • PAT BLANK, Host Iowa Public Radio “All Things Considered” and a part-time instructor at Wartburg College and at the University of Northern Iowa
  • ERIC BRALEY, the co-owner of a local production company (ATCP, Inc.), sports program host, and an adjunct instructor at UNI
  • DAVE BUSIEK, News Director at KCCI-TV in Des Moines , IA
  • JIM COLOFF, President of Coloff Media
  • JAIME COPLEY, News Director at KIMT-TV, Mason City, IA
  • DON FISH, Video Editor/Producer
  • NOLAN GREITER, Social Media Analyst at Bernstein-Rein Advertising in Kansas City
  • TERRI HALE, Assistant director of communications with the Principal Financial Group in Des Moines, IA
  • TERESA HEIN, President and Owner of My Media Jobs, LLC, IA
  • JULIE KRAFT, Senior Consultant at Frank N. Magid Associates, Inc.
  • JOEL McCREA, Regional Market Manager for Iowa for Clear Channel Media + Entertainment
  • SARAH MENKE-FISH, Film and Media Arts Professor at American University in Washington, D.C. and Associate Director at the Center for Environmental Filmmaking
  • SHANE MORELAND, News Director of KWWL in Waterloo, IA
  • MARK OSMUNDSON, President and General Manager of KDAO AM/FM/TV and KTDV-FM in Marshalltown, IA
  • ROD PETERSON, News Director at WHO-HD Channel 13 NBC in Des Moines, IA
  • PAUL SALISBURY, Commercial Videographer/Editor at WHO-TV in Des Moines, IA
  • TARA THOMAS, Director of School & Community Relations, Waterloo, Iowa
  • MIKE VERLO, News Producer, WCCO-TV, Minneapolis, MN
  • MIKE WAGNER, News Operations Manager for KCRG-TV9 and for The Gazette newspaper
  • LIBBY WATERBURY, Copy Director and Marketing Strategist at Hellman advertising agency in Waterloo, IA


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