Dedicated Deadline Club board member Ivette Davila-Richards is running for re-election on the SPJ national board as director-at-large. Full of energy, enthusiasm and new ideas, Ivette has extensive experience in broadcast journalism and non-profit media organizations. She has represented the Deadline Club well as an SPJ director-at-large and as a member of SPJ’s Diversity Committee. She has also served with the National Association of Hispanic Journalists as president of its NYC chapter, northeast regional director and national VP-broadcast.
Elections take place this weekend at the SPJ Excellence in Journalism conference in San Antonio, where our club is well represented. Board members George Bodarky, Colin DeVries and Polly Whittell are serving as Deadline Club delegates with Ivette. Deadline Club Past President J. Alex Tarquinio is leading the conference as she finishes her term as national president.