Our Team

  • Matt Schuster

    Executive Director

    Working in community media because I believe everyone deserves the ability to share their story and narratives have the power to help create a more just world.

    Email: mschuster [at] publicmedianet.org  |  Phone: 269.343.2211

    Pronouns: He/Him


  • D. Neil Bremer

    Director of Development and Communications

    Email: DBremer[at]publicmedianet.org  |  Phone: 269.343.2211

    Pronouns: He/Him

  • Anthony E. Griffin

    Director of Media Education and Technology

    “This instrument can teach, it can illuminate; yes, and even it can inspire. But it can do so only to the extent that humans are determined to use it to those ends. Otherwise, it's nothing but wires and lights in a box.” ― Edward R. Murrow

    Email: aegriffin[at]publicmedianet.org |  Phone: 269.343.2211

  • Lem Montero

    Community News Director

    Email: lmontero[at]publicmedianet.org. |  Phone: 269.343.2211

  • Traci Furman

    Narrative Lab Manager

    I enjoy being in service to my community and creating brave space where we can all be expressive and real. 

    Email: tfurman[at]publicmedianet.org  |  Phone: 269.343.2211

    Pronouns: She/Her

  • Matt Perigo

    Production Services Manager

    Email: mperigo[at]publicmedianet.org  |  Phone: 269.343.2211

    Pronouns: He/Him

  • Lucy Waters

    Community Programs Manager

    Email: lwaters[at]publicmedianet.org  |  Phone: 269.343.2211

    Pronouns: She/Her

  • Allison Klinger

    Network Engagement Specialist

    I'm beyond excited to prioritize engagement in our work & foster inclusive community media

    Email: aklinger[at]publicmedianet.org  |  Phone: 269.343.2211

    Pronouns: She/Her

  • Angela Logan

    Administrative Office Coordinator

    Email: alogan[at]publicmedianet.org  |  Phone: 269.343.2211

    Pronouns: She/Her

  • Kenjji Jumanne Marshall

    Media Content and Technology Coordinator

    Email: kjumannemarshall[at]publicmedianet.org  |  Phone: 269.343.2211

    Pronouns: He/Him

  • Khaliid Canales-King

    Media Facilitator

    Email: kcanalesking[at]publicmedianet.org  | Phone: 269.343.2211

  • Milburgo Vergara

    Media Training Specialist

    Email: mvergara[at]publicmedianet.org  | Phone: 269.343.2211

  • Najawon Wilson

    Multimedia Reporter

    Purpose-driven and striving for impactful human interaction amongst the community.

    Email: nwilson[at]publicmedianet.org  |  Phone:  269.343.2211

    Pronouns: He/Him