Community Advisory Board

The KAFM Community Advisory Board (CAB) is comprised of listeners of the station and members of the Grand Valley Community, that participate in non-profits, the business sector, and more.
 
  • The Community Advisory Board is a group of listeners who are interested in providing feedback and suggestions concerning the programming and overall sound of the radio station.
  • The Community Advisory Board does not have operational or programming control over the station.
  • The current membership is nine.  Each member commits for a year (six meetings) and can self-renew each year.
  • Members are recruited from the community and should not be on-air programmers.
  • The meetings are moderated by a staff member (currently Coach or Katie).  The moderator will compile an agenda which will drive discussion for each meeting.
  • Meetings are scheduled for every other month.  Currently meetings are scheduled for 5:30-7:00pm on the third Tuesday of odd numbered months (subject to change).
  • Meetings will end promptly by 7:00pm to respect members' schedules.  Any leftover agenda items will carry over to the next meeting.
  • The minutes of each meeting are submitted to the Executive Director and the President of the Board of Directors, and posted below.

Members of the 2021 Community Advisory Board are:

Betty Ries
Janice Burtis
Karen Boita
Kim Smith
Kyle Kercheval 
Marc Summers
Mariah Reynolds
Martha Graf
Matt Jennings
Zac Grant


The CAB meets every 3rd Tuesday of odd-numbered months to discuss the sound of the station, as well as the needs of the listener in an unbiased way (no staff member or programmer is on the CAB).
 

Join the Community Advisory Board!

Are you a loyal KAFM Listener?
 
Join our Community Advisory Board! We're looking for community members to help us discuss the sound of the station and supply feedback to the staff. If you listen to KAFM regularly, we want you to join us!

Contact Katie@KAFMradio.org for more information.

 







 


Community Resources

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Events

Networking @ Noon

May 11 @ 12:00PM
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The Art Studio at KAFM

May 13 @ 5:00PM
KAFM presents The Art Studio - Painting a Song Using Music to inspire an image; i.e., Miles Davs,…

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Fruita Scavenger Hunt

May 14 @ 8:00AM
Get on your bike and join the Downtown Fruita Hunt. The City of Fruita and the Fruita Chamber are…

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Networking @ Noon

May 18 @ 12:00PM
Members of the Fruita Area Chamber of Commerce and the Palisade Chamber of Commerce are invited to…

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The Art Studio at KAFM

May 20 @ 5:00PM
KAFM Presents The Art Studio - Painting the Masters Using classic images by historical masters as…

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Handlebars for Health

May 22 @ 10:00AM
St. Mary’s Wellness Committee is hosting a fun community event in partnership with Colorado…

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Networking @ Noon

May 25 @ 12:00PM
Members of the Fruita Area Chamber of Commerce and the Palisade Chamber of Commerce are invited to…

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KAFM Board of Directors Meeting

May 26 @ 5:30PM
We serve both KAFM and the wider community in developing a vision for culture and radio in the…

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