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


  • Dana DeLuca

    Development Director

    Public media provides a space for free and open exchange of ideas and nuanced storytelling that can change outcomes and minds.

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

  • 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

  • Eleanor Vels

    Youth Media Program Manager

    I want the next generation to not only be insightful consumers of media but to create their own media and make their voices heard in professional and effective ways.

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

  • Milburgo Vergara

    Community Manager

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

  • Kenjji Jumanne Marshall

    Media Content and Technology Coordinator

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

    Pronouns: He/Him

  • 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