William Allen White Foundation Trustees

Doug Anstaett, Kansas Press Association, Executive Director, retired, Topeka, KS

Malcolm Applegate, Indianapolis Star, Editor, retired, Carmel, IN

Danforth Austin, Global Press Institute, Board of Directors; Voice of America, Director, retired, Scottsdale, AZ

Doug Barrington, Team Barrington/Realty Professionals, Topeka, KS

Tony Berg, The Kansas City Star, President and Publisher, Kansas City, MO

Robb Bertels, Mission Produce Inc., Vice President, Marketing, Oxnard, CA

Murrel Bland, MCB Consulting Inc., President, Kansas City, KS

Ryan Blethen, The Seattle Times, Reporter, Seattle, WA

Brian Bracco, KSHB-TV, Vice President and General Manager, retired, Kansas City, MO

Emily Bradbury, Kansas Press Association, Executive Director, Topeka, KS

Kia Breaux, Associated Press, Chief of Bureau, Iowa-Kansas-Missouri, Kansas City, MO

Ann M. Brill, WAW School of Journalism and Mass Communications, University of Kansas, Dean, Lawrence, KS

Del Brinkman, Dean Emeritus, Universities of Kansas and Colorado, Vice Chancellor Emeritus, University of Kansas, Bloomington, IN

DeNeen Brown, The Washington Post, Staff Writer, Washington, D.C.

Sally Buzbee, Associated Press, Senior Vice President and Executive Editor, Washington, D.C.

Kim Byrnes, WDAF-TV FOX 4 News, Co-Anchor, Kansas City, MO

Sandra Clark, WHYY, Vice President for News and Civic Dialogue, Philadelphia, PA

Richard Clarkson, Clarkson Creative, President, Denver, CO

Kathleen Conkey, The Law Offices of Kathleen Conkey, Media Law Attorney, New York, NY

Lewis Diuguid, The Kansas City Star, retired, Kansas City, MO

John Frazee, CBS News, Sr. Vice President, retired, New York, NY

Steve Frazier, Amazon.com, Vice President, Mercer Island, WA

Ralph Gage, Lawrence Journal World, retired, Longtime Media Executive, Lawrence, KS

Phil Garcia, Sacramento State, VP for Public Affairs and Advocacy, Sacramento, CA

Robert Giles, The Nieman Foundation of Journalism, Harvard University, Curator, retired, Traverse City, MI

Mike Goff, United Way of Greater Kansas City, Chief Marketing and Philanthropy Officer, Kansas City, MO

Vanessa Gordon, Mount Sinai Health System, Associate Director, Communications, New York, NY

Alison Gwinn, Denver Life magazine, Managing Editor, Denver, CO

Steve Haynes, Haynes Publishing, Nor'West Newspaper Inc., Publisher and CEO, Oberlin, KS

Cynthia Haynes, Haynes Publishing, Nor'West Newspaper Inc., Publisher and CEO, Oberlin, KS

David Hunke, Saskan Group, President, Arlington, VA

Julie Johnson-Staples, Journalist, Corporate Executive and Minister, Brooklyn, NY

Robert D. Karwath, Jr., University Daily Kansan, General Manager and KU School of Journalism instructor, Lawrence, KS; North Coast Communications, President & CEO, Duluth, MN

Michelle Keller, Swope Health Services, Vice President of Community Engagement, Development and Outreach, Kansas City, MO

Sarah Kessinger, The Marysville Advocate, Owner and Publisher, Marysville, KS

Jane Lee, Jane Lee Communications, Kansas City, MO

Pat Lowry, Kansas Health Institute, Director of Strategic Communications and Engagement, Topeka, KS

Susan Lynn, The Iola Register Inc., Editor and Publisher, Iola, KS

Ben Marshall, Marshall Publishing Inc., Publisher, Sterling, KS

John T. Marshall, Thorne Media Group, LLC, Lindsborg, KS

Cindy Maude, Callahan Creek, CEO Emeritus, Lawrence, KS

Colleen McCain Nelson, The Kansas City Star, Vice President and Editorial Page Editor, Kansas City, MO

Mark McCormick, The Kansas African American Museum, Executive Director, Wichita, KS

Eric Meyer, University of Illinois College of Media, Associate Professor of Journalism, Urbana, IL; Hoch Publishing, President, Marion, KS

Randall Mikulecky, Sullivan, Higdon & Sink Inc., Managing Partner, retired, Kansas City, MO

John G. Montgomery, Montgomery Communications Inc., President and Publisher, retired, Junction City, KS

Grey Montgomery, Pro Farmer and Doane Advisory Services, CEO and President, Chicago, IL

Eric M. Morgenstern, Morningstar Communications, President and CEO, APR Fellow PRSA, Overland Park, KS

Eric Nelson, The Kansas City Star, Assistant Managing Editor/Digital, Kansas City MO

Laura Okmin, GALvanize, Girls Compete. Women Empower. Co-founder, Los Angeles, CA

David Olson, Idaho Statesman, retired, Vancouver, WA

David Peacock, Schnucks Markets Inc., President and Chief Operating Officer, St. Louis, MO

David Powls, The Holton Recorder, Editor and Publisher, Holton, KS

Bill Redlin, WAMU-FM, Washington, D.C., News Anchor, retired, Reston, VA

Janet Rose, Agency Director and Professor of the Practice, KU School of Journalism and Mass Communications, Lawrence, KS

Barbara Rosewicz, The Pew Charitable Trusts, Research Director, Washington, D.C.

Tonda Rush, Six Ideas, LLC, Attorney, Falls Church, VA

Luis Fernando Santos Calderon, Casa Editorial El Tiempo (CEET), CEO, retired, Bogotá, Columbia, SA

Dena Sattler, The Garden City Telegram, Editor and Publisher, Garden City, KS

David Allen Seaton, The Arkansas City Traveler, Publisher and Editor, Arkansas City, KS

David Seaton, The Winfield Publishing Company Inc., Chairman, Winfield, KS

Edward Seaton, Seaton Publishing Co. Inc., The Manhattan Mercury, Editor in Chief, Manhattan, KS

Gerald Seib, The Wall Street Journal, Executive Washington Editor and Chief Commentator, Washington, D.C.

Jeanny Sharp, The Hutchinson News, Marketing Solutions Director, Hutchinson, KS

Susanne Shaw, WAW School of Journalism and Mass Communications, University of Kansas, Professor Emerita, Lawrence, KS

Lori Simmons, Fran Jabara Family Foundation, Trustee, Leawood, KS

Dolph C. Simons Jr., The World Company, Chairman, Lawrence, KS

Tom Slaughter, Inland Press Association & Foundation, Executive Director, Des Plaines, IL

Scott Stanford, Lawrence Journal-World, Publisher, Lawrence, KS

John H. Stauffer, Topeka Capital-Journal Editor, retired, Stauffer Communications Inc., Topeka, KS

Peter Stauffer, Oppenheimer & Co. Inc., Financial Advisor, Topeka, KS

Paul Stevens, Associated Press, VP for Central Region, retired, Lenexa, KS

John Suhler, Veronis Suhler Stevenson Partners, LLC, Founding General Partner & President, retired, New York, NY

Caroline Trowbridge, Lawrence Memorial Hospital, Marketing Communications Director, Lawrence, KS

Kelly Smith Tunney, Associated Press, VP for Central Region, retired, Chicago, IL

Harry E. Valentine Jr., The Clay Center Dispatch, Publisher, Clay Center, KS

Michael J. Vrabac, Media and Communication Professional, Kansas City, MO

Stephen Wade, The Topeka Capital Journal, Publisher, Topeka, KS

Chris Walker, The Emporia Gazette, Editor and Publisher, Emporia, KS

Katrina Yoakum, University of Kansas Comptroller's Office, Comptroller, Lawrence, KS

Mark Zieman, The McClatchy Company, Vice President, Operations, Sacramento, CA