Archives for December 2013

Scott McIntosh

Scott McIntosh is the editor of the Idaho Press-Tribune, a position he took over in February 2014. He has been in the Treasure Valley since 2006, when he and his wife, Nicola, purchased the Kuna Melba News. In the five years of owning the newspaper, Scott and Nicola nearly tripled the newspaper’s circulation, launched new monthly and annual publications and, along the way, won 15 awards from the Idaho Press Club and 12 awards from the National Newspaper Association, for everything from investigative reporting and column writing to … [Read more...]

Tom Michael

Tom Michael is General Manager of Boise State Public Radio, which he joined as its director in July 2016. In February 2018 he launched the Mountain West News Bureau, a collaboration of six public media organizations across five states, and serves as its managing director. In April 2018 he launched "Idaho Matters," a weekday public affairs program, and serves as its executive producer. Tom has more than a decade of experience in public media management, as the founder of Marfa Public Radio and West Texas Public Radio. In 2015 and 2016, his news … [Read more...]

Kate Morris

Kate Morris is a native Idahoan and Murrow Award winning broadcast veteran with two decades of newsroom experience; she was named President and General Manager for KTVB-TV in Boise in 2018 after previously serving seven years as Executive News Director. Morris focuses on serving the greater good of the community through innovative and engaging storytelling; in her tenure at KTVB, she has placed a concentrated effort on growing audience and revenue share, expanding the local news product on multiple platforms and aiding in increasing station … [Read more...]

Rhonda Prast

Rhonda Prast was the Executive Editor and vice president of the Idaho Statesman from August 2016 to November 2018. She led the Statesman newsroom through a digital reinvention in the summer of 2017 and oversaw an increased focus on watchdog journalism, audience engagement, social media and video strategies. While there, she partnered with fellow board member Kate Morris (KTVB) to start a new sports podcast, The 208. Currently, she is co-founder of White Squirrel Video + Media, a new company offering video equipment for rent and media … [Read more...]

Sydney Sallabanks

Sydney Sallabanks is communications manager at the law firm of Perkins Coie LLP, where she works in strategic communications and client relations. Her corporate communications experience includes media relations, crisis management, executive messaging, change management and employee engagement. A graduate of Leadership Boise, Sydney has also been awarded “Woman of the Year” by the Idaho Business Review and recognized as one of Boise’s “Accomplished Under 40.” Sydney has been a member of Junior League Boise for 20 years and has previously served … [Read more...]