Kimberly Thomas

General Manager


Kim has been with KEYA since 1979. As General Manager, she over see's the overall broadcast and business operations of KEYA Public Radio. With over 29 years experience, she has served in the positions of Music Director, News & Public Affairs Director, Administrative Assistant and Program Director.

She received formal radio broadcast training in high school, and has recieved professional training in production techniques, professional vocal training & professional announcer techniques, long range planning & goal setting, and computer training. She also recieved training in the news director and program directors positions in Minnesota and Alaska from the Alaska Public Radio Network. She received Radio Management training, and she was trained as the 'Master Trainer' through Koahnic Broadcastings Master Trainer Project.

Kimberly has attended many NFCB and PRC conferences, and has participated in the Development Exchange conference. She has also attended Turtle Mountain College and studied in the Business Administration area for one and a half years.

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Kimberly Thomas
General Manager

Jarle Kvale
Program Director

William "Bill" Morin
Fundraising Director

June Poitra
Finance Director