William Allen White Foundation Trustees

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

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

Danforth Austin, Voice of America, Director, retired, Short Hills, NJ

Doug Barrington, KTWU-TV, Director of Development & Educational Services, 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

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

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.

Richard Buzbee, Hutchinson News, Editor and Publisher, retired, Hutchinson, KS

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, Northport, MI

Mike Goff, Barkley, Executive Vice President for Account Leadership, Kansas City, MO

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

Alison Gwinn, Parade Publications, Executive Editor, New York, NY

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

Roy Heatherley, Wichita Eagle/Kansas.com, former President and Publisher, Wichita, KS

David Hunke, President, Saskan Group, Arlington, VA

Julie Johnson-Staples, Journalist, corporate executive and minister, Brooklyn, NY

Robert D. Karwath, North Coast Communications, President & CEO, Duluth, MN

Michelle Keller, Swope Health Services, Vice President of Community Engagement, Development & Outreach, Swope Health Services

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

Jane Lee, Jane Lee Communications, Kansas City, MO

John Lee, Harris Enterprises, retired, Kansas Press Association, retired, Kansas City, MO

Pat Lowry, The Hays Daily News, Editor and Publisher, Hays, KS

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

John D. Montgomery, Hutchinson News, Former Editor and Publisher, Hutchinson, KS

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

Grey Montgomery, Winsight Media, Chief Content Officer, Chicago, IL

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

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

Laura Okmin, GALvanize, 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

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

Tonda Rush, American PressWorks, President, Arlington, 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

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

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

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

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

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

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, Communication & Media Professional, Kansas City, MO

Stephen Wade, General Manager, The Augusta Chronicle and Chronicle Media, Augusta, GA

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