Introducing New Leadership for the Station Advisory Committee

Native Public Media (NPM) is proud to introduce newly appointed members of the Station Advisory Committee - Elizabeth Black Bull and Tripp J. Crouse. Appointed for three-year terms, Black Bull serves as the Plains Representative and Crouse as the Alaska Representative. In addition, the SAC celebrates the appointment of Hector Youtsey as the 2018 Chair.

Elizabeth Black Bull has been working with the Native American Community Board since 2011 and currently is the Administrative Program Director, which includes management of KDKO 89.5 FM in Lake Andes, South Dakota. She enjoys volunteering at the local Boys and Girls Club on the Yankton Sioux Reservation.

Tripp J. Crouse is the Digital Media Editor for KTOO Public Media in Juneau, Alaska. Tripp previously worked in print journalism for 12 years. While new to working in public radio, Tripp recognizes the importance of providing communities with a voice and the value of public broadcasting, and loves helping other people tell their stories.