Mission and People


Mission Statement

Radio Catskill is a non-commercial educational radio broadcaster whose mission is to make available to its community a broad range of ideas and ideals useful to a full and enlightened life. It also aims to involve the community in preserving and transmitting the community’s cultural heritage and artistic expressions in addition to those of the global community and to promote understanding among people of diverse social and cultural backgrounds.

Click Here to view or download the WJFF AMENDED AND RESTATED BYLAWS 2020 (Adobe Acrobat .pdf format).

Amendments to the by-laws:
January 9, 2019
June 22, 2020

Vision Statement

To connect, reflect and involve diverse communities through enlightening, informative and entertaining content.

Our Strategic Plan

Click here to view WJFF’s Strategic Plan.

Policies & Communications Act Compliance

Additional information, including WJFF’s most recent Station Activity Survey (SAS), most current IRS 990, information on obtaining copies of WJFF’s Annual Financial Reports and the station’s policies regarding open meetings, open financial records, CAB, EEO as well as donor list and political activities requirements can be found here.

 

Radio Catskill is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization

Federal Tax ID#22-2792167

Our People

Staff

General Manager: Tim Bruno

Program Director: Jason Dole

Multi-Platform Content Producer: Patricio Robayo

Interim Office Manager: Kit Hulit

Board of Trustees

Kirsten Harlow Foster, President

Sally Stuart, Vice-President

Kathy Geary, Secretary

Duncan Cooper, Treasurer

Members: Jeff Barnes, Dale Blagrove, Amy Brightfield, Kevin Cooke, Barbara Demarest, Leila McCullough, Angela Page, Judith Schwartzstein, Clay Smith, Mike Williams

The Radio Catskill Board of Trustees usually meets once a month. Specific dates and times are posted on our website under Community Events. Meetings are open to the public and time is allotted for public comment. For more information email: board@wjffradio.org.

Minutes from WJFF’s Board of Trustees meetings can be found here.

Executive Committee

Kirsten Harlow Foster, President

Sally Stuart, Vice-President

Kathy Geary, Secretary

Duncan Cooper, Treasurer

Minutes from WJFF’s Executive Committee can be found here.

Nominating and Governance Committee

Minutes from WJFF’s Nominating and Governance Committee can be found here.

Finance Committee

Minutes from WJFF’s Finance Committee can be found here.

Audit Committee

Minutes from WJFF’s Audit Committee can be found here.

Personnel Committee

Minutes from Personnel Committee meetings can be found here.

Development and Community Outreach Committee

Minutes from DCOC meetings can be found here.

Facilities and Operations Committee

Minutes from WJFF’s Facilities Committee can be found here.

Strategic Planning Work Group

Amy Brightfield, Tim Bruno, Colette Ballew, Dick Riseling, Douglas H. Sandberg, Duncan Cooper, James Lomax, Kristina Smith, Leila McCullough, Michael Williams, Sandra Oxford, Clay Smith, Sally Stuart, Thane Peterson
Minutes and Reports from the Strategic Planning Work Group meetings can be found here.

Program Advisory Committee

Valerie Mansi, chair, David Dann, Nick Forte, Judy Rosen

The Program Committee is an advisory committee reporting to the Program Director. The committee meets quarterly to review station programming and program proposals. For further information, email: pc@wjffradio.org.

Minutes from Program Committee meetings can be found here.