Meeting called to order at 7:07 PM
Present: Sarah Ryterband, Linda Greene, Maria McKinley, Joe Crawford
Absent: Cynthia Roberts-Hall
Minutes assigned: Sarah Ryterband
Committee Comment: NPA #1 & 2 in mentions in recent fund drive (FFD15) – 3 of top 4 reasons for donating to WFHB.
David Pakman show – rejected by members for inclusion in line-up.
NPAC membership: still looking for new members – SR will request list of non-volunteer donors to NPA in FFD15. Some names of volunteers were offered as well.
NPA handbook/manual: Priority for NPAC is culling of policies for NPA volunteers, for awareness and accessibility.
FFD15: Thanks to NPAC for helping with NPA pitching. Will focus less on 5-5:30 shift and prioritize filling Democracy Now pitching shifts.
Quarterly WFHB member meeting to be held on 10/3.
Show updates: BloomingOUT has shown improvements. Next month: hosts of Better Beware, Ins and Outs of Money, and Hola Bloomington.
J460 class is approved for the Spring Semester, so there will be additional students in the station. Joe is currently working with the Banneker Center Project.
Committee Comment: Hola didn’t seem to pitch (note: Follow-up showed pitches were extremely abbreviated.)
LG asked what happened to Porch Swing. A discussion of storytelling and possibilities for the future ensued.
Draft minutes were approved by members at the conclusion of the meeting.
Meeting adjourned at 8:30 PM
Submitted after final approval on 9/24/17 by S. Ryterband.