The New York Association of Black Journalists invites you to our…
APRIL 2017 GENERAL BODY MEETING
PANEL DISCUSSION ON JOURNALISM ETHICS IN THE ERA OF TRUMP
The Green Space at New York Public Radio
160 Varick Street
APRIL 12 @ 6:00 P.M.
MEET THE NYABJ BOARD
LEARN ABOUT UPCOMING EVENTS
HEAR FROM OUR GUEST SPEAKERS
REFRESHMENTS WILL BE SERVED
Brenda Williams-Butts joined the HR team at NYPR as its first-ever Vice President of Recruitment, Diversity & Inclusion. She is responsible for defining, enabling and fostering a corporate culture that values diversity of talent, ideas, values and backgrounds across all parts of the organization. http://www.wnyc.org/people/brenda-williams-butts/
Meara Sharma is a producer for On the Media, where she often finds herself working on stories about thorny issues in far-off time zones. In December 2014, she and OTM host Brooke Gladstone traveled to Liberia and made a show<http://www.onthemedia.org/story/on-the-media-2014-12-12/> about Liberian journalists covering the Ebola epidemic. Before landing at OTM, Meara studied comparative literature at Brown University, researched art and reconciliation in Rwanda, tutored elementary-schoolers in Providence, produced a radio series<http://almirahradio.com/> in India, and worked at WBUR, Boston’s NPR station. In addition to radio, Meara writes and edits literary journalism and occasionally makes dances.