Renowned Diné Radio Sportscaster LA Williams to Speak at 2023 Native Broadcast Summit
Native Public Media proudly announces LA Williams as a featured speaker at the 2023 Native Broadcast Summit. Williams, a Hall of Fame inductee in the North American Indigenous Athletics Media Category, is a renowned Diné radio sportscaster and basketball player.
Williams has a long-standing career in sports, both on and off the court. In 2008, she was inducted into the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame for her outstanding contributions to the sport. Williams has also been an educator and activist, advocating for Native American athletes and their representation in sports.
During her time at KTNN, Williams was known as "The Voice of Navajo Sports," where she provided listeners with insightful commentary and analysis.
"We are thrilled to have LA Williams join us at the Native Broadcast Summit," said Loris Taylor, President and CEO of Native Public Media. "Her expertise in sports broadcasting and dedication to advocating for Native American athletes make her a valuable addition to our lineup of speakers."
The Native Broadcast Summit is an annual event that brings broadcasters, journalists, media professionals, and industry leaders together to share ideas, network, and learn about the latest trends and technologies in Native American broadcasting. The event is designed to promote the growth and development of the industry and support the next generation of Native American broadcasters.