Board / Community Advisory Board

KEXP Board of Directors

The Board of Directors is responsible for KEXP’s financial health and for ensuring the organization meets its community impact goals.


Board of Director Members
Chair: Megan Jasper, CEO, Sub Pop
Vice Chair: Scott Redman, CEO, Sellen Construction
Treasurer: Cindy Bolton, Chief Financial Officer, Seattle Art Museum
Secretary: Erika Sanchez, Vice President and General Manager, Venmo
Past Chair: Jill Singh, Community Volunteer
President: Ethan Raup, CEO KEXP (Ex Officio)

Nabil Ayers, President, Beggars Group USA
Jerry Chiang, General Counsel, DistroKid
Alejandro Chouza, Chief Operations Officer, Arrived
Zoe Corneli, Senior Manager, Product Management at Amazon
Will Daugherty, President and CEO, Pacific Science Center
Jon Kertzer, Affiliate Professor, University of Washington and Curator, Town Hall Seattle
Oscar Mraz, Chief Financial Officer, Rec Room Inc.
Erik Nordstrom, Chief Executive Officer, Nordstrom Inc.
Jeff Seely, Chairman, Space Needle Corporation
Jyoti Shukla, Senior Vice President of Listener Experience-- Product and UX, SiriusXM Pandora
Heather Snavely, President and CEO, AAA Washington
Lisa Thomas, Senior Associate Vice President, Advancement Strategy and Campaigns, and Principal Strategy Officer, University Advancement, University of Washington
Nicole Vandenberg, Owner, Vandenberg Communications
Mikhael Mei Williams, Chief Marketing Officer, Seattle Art Museum
Adam Zacks, Chief Programming Officer, Seattle Theatre Group and Founder of Sasquatch and THING Music Festivals

KEXP’s Board of Directors and its committees meet regularly.  Meetings will be conducted in person and online.  For information on how to attend an open meeting, please contact

Portions of each board and committee meeting may be held in executive session due to discussions of individual employees, proprietary matters, information obtained on a confidential basis or matters requiring confidential advice of counsel.  Executive sessions are closed to the public. Public notices regarding these sessions are available for public view at KEXP's main office within 10 days of the meeting. 

Board of Directors
February 28, 2023 10:00am-1:00pm
June 2, 2023 10:00am-1:00pm
September 28, 2023 10:00am-1:00pm
October 19, 2023 4:00pm-5:00pm (Special Meeting of the Board- closed to the public.)
November 17, 2023 10:00am-1:00pm
Executive Committee -- Executive Committee meetings are closed to the public.  
February 24, 2023 1:00pm-2:00pm
May 15, 2023 4:00pm-5:00pm
September 21, 2023 4:00pm-5:00pm
November 9, 2023 4:00pm-5:00pm 
Governance and Nominating Committee
February 7, 2023 2:00pm-3:00pm
May 11, 2023 12:00pm-1:00pm
September 15, 2023 11:00am-12:00pm
November 13, 2023 2:30am-3:30pm
Finance Committee
February 16, 2023 9:00am-10:00am
May 18, 2023 9:00am-10:00am
September 14, 2023 9:00am-10:00am
October 19, 2023 9:00am-10:00am (Closed to the public)- CANCELLED
November 2, 2023 9:00am-10:00am (Closed to the public)
Audit Committee -- Audit Committee meetings are closed to the public.  
January 12, 2023  11:00am-12:00pm
March 15, 2023 11:00am- 12:00pm CANCELLED
May 18, 2023  10:00am- 10:45am

Development Committee
February 7, 2023 
May 25, 2023 11:00am- 12:30pm
September 21, 2023 12:00pm-1:30pm
November 14, 2023 10:00am-11:30am

Digital Committee
February 14, 2023
10:30am- 12:00pm
May 18, 2023 10:30am- 12:00pm
September 26, 2023 10:30am- 12:00pm
November 9, 2023 T10:30am- 12:00pm

Marketing Committee
February 6, 2023
11:00am- 12:00pm
May 16, 2023 11:00am- 12:00pm
September 14, 2023 1:00pm- 2:00pm
November 2, 2023 1:00pm- 2:00pm

Retirement Plan Committee-- Retirement Plan Committee meetings are closed to the public. 
September 25, 2023 3:00pm- 4:00pm 

Ad-Hoc Exploratory Committee- Ad-Hoc Exploratory Committee meetings are closed to the public.
October 13, 2023 1:30pm-2:30pm
October 18, 2023 10:30am-12:00pm



KEXP Community Advisory Board

The Community Advisory Board is intended to provide the public the opportunity to be heard on station programming, community service and impact on the community of major policy decisions.

Community Advisory Board Members
Chair: April Jingco, 
Seattle Office of Arts & Culture
Marina Albero, Cornish College of the Arts
Janine Chiorazzi Hall, 
Cornish College of the Arts
Dave Dederer, Amazon
Jessica Johnson, Kobalt
Sebastian Mendoza, Student and KUGS 89.3 Music Director
Grant McCallum, Barsuk Records
Tomo Nakayama, Musician
Clark Reid, Seattle Public Schools
Ricky Reyes, Office of Arts & Culture
Drit Shoemaker,  Gantry, Inc.

Community Advisory Board meetings will be conducted online.  For information on how to attend an open meeting, please contact

Community Advisory Board
February 21, 2023 5:00pm-6:00pm
April 18, 2023 5:00pm-6:00pm
June 20, 2023 5:00pm-6:00pm
August 15, 2023 5:00pm-6:00pm
November 7, 2023 5:00pm-6:00pm
December 12, 2023 5:00pm-6:00pm