Standing Committees

 All standing committee chairs serve as ex-officio members of the Board of Directors. 

Church Media


Joshua Weiss, Abundant Life Assembly of God

  Joshua Weiss

 Joshua D. Weiss (@joshuadweiss) has nearly 20 years of experience and serves as general manager of IBN Television, an international television platform with over 50 broadcast stations, satellite, and streaming apps. He is producer of CrossTalk International, Today With God and Wize Flix television programs. He serves as associate pastor at Abundant Life AG in Grand Prairie, TX, where he and his wife, Nancy, lead worship and are responsible for all media. Joshua teaches Church Media at Southwestern Assemblies of God University. He has a masters in strategic communications and is working on his Ph.D. in communications at Regent University.


Julie Harding, Abba’s House Media
Darrell Law, Infinity Concepts, LLC
Barry Stallings, WHFL-TV

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Digital Media


Doug Weiss, Giving Company

Doug Weiss

Doug Weiss has worked in marketing and communications for ministries and non-profits for the past 20 years.  He currently manages digital marketing for Giving Company, a global faith and family media network made up of iDisciple, Christian Cinema, Family Christian and  He and his wife Karen live in the Atlanta, Georgia area.




Scott Anderson, FiveQ
Yvonne Carlson, Moody Media
Sandy Ellingson, Local Church Connection
Diego Hernandez, Salem Web Network
George Konetes, Infinity Concepts, LLC
Sam Rinearson, Bott Radio Network
Ron Weber, Trinet Internet Solutions, Inc.
Andrea Wilson, WD Social
Dan Zordel, Answers in Genesis

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Robert Baehr, Movieguide®


Ted Baehr

In his role at Movieguide® Robert’s achievements to date include: releasing a top 50 iPhone app; building the website to be a top faith and family destination and the number one in its market; taking the radio program from under a million to over 21 million monthly listeners; and serving as executive producer for the nationally broadcast Movieguide® Awards. As senior partner for Worth Awareness Marketing he does regular film consultations with top studios and film production companies such as Disney, Warner Brothers, Paramount, and the Weinstein Company. He previously worked for Motive Marketing (The Passion of the Christ and Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe) as a liaison to the religious community, and with Disney National Promotions Group marketing Pirates of the Caribbean and Enchanted.



Bobby Downes, Giving Company

Bobby Downes



During the last two decades, Bobby has been involved in every aspect of the motion picture industry from script development, financing, production, marketing and distribution. He has produced a television series and more than a dozen feature films distributed by Sony, 20th Century Fox and PureFlix.

In 1999, Bobby founded, presenting the largest catalog of faith and family movies and launched the first video on demand platform for Christian film.

In 2018, Bobby united, and to form a new media powerhouse to give marketers access to the family and Christian audience in a dynamic, new way.


Ted Baehr, Movieguide
Jared Geesey, Enthuse Entertainment
Dave Johnson, Salt Entertainment Group
Honnie Korngold, CineVantage LLC
Bill Stevens, Christian Hit Radio Inc.

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Shur Gopal, North Greenville University

Shur Gopal

Shur Gopal has been teaching media technologies, film and video production at North Greenville University in Tigerville, South Carolina for over 15 years where he developed the video and film program of the Mass Communication department (almost from the ground up.) Shur brings with him over three decades of in-the-field media experience. As a Principal Consultant, Shur  has launched five satellite television stations, from concept to launch – four in India and one in Malaysia. He has been a Fulbright Fellow in Communication Technology during 1988-89. Shur is a strong believer of networking and building contacts.


Elizabeth Christian, Louisiana College
Michael Freeman, Lancaster Bible College
Susan Pahlau, Colorado Christian University
Joseph Rinehart, Mount Vernon Nazarene University
Sharyn Robertson, Bob Jones University
Andrew Stevens, North Greenville University
Jeff Young, Louisiana College
Christopher Zydowicz, Bob Jones University

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Tim Whitehead, Galcom International Inc. Canada

 Tim Whitehead

Rev. Tim Whitehead, is the Executive Director of Galcom International Inc. Canada partnering with pastors and missionaries in remote areas of the world installing radio stations so they can expand their reach and manufacturing and distributing solar powered radios and audio Bibles so they can multiply their impact. Tim is the host of the weekly Impact Radio program interviewing missionaries from around the world and encouraging the church in NA to get involved in the Great Commission. Tim is a CPA and served for 10 years at Crossroads Christian Communications Inc. before joining Galcom. Tim, his wife Melody and their 5 children are active in their church in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.




Jeffrey P. Anderson, Jeffrey P. Anderson & Associates
Arnold Enns, COICOM
Ron Harris, MEDIAlliance International
Stan Jeter, CBN News
Roger Lonnquist, Your Network of Praise
Storly Michel, Radio 4VEH, The Evangelistic Voice of Haiti
Wayne Pederson, FEBC
Chuck Pollak, Sharing International
Bonnie Sala, Guidelines International
Dave Young, Blount Communications Group

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Music License


Bill Blount, Blount Communications Group

Bill Blount

Bill Blount is President of Blount Communications Group, a Christian radio network of seven stations located throughout New England, which he and his wife, Deborah, founded more than 39 years ago. He previously served as Chairman of the NRB Board. In addition, he has served as Chairman of the International, Membership, Ethics, Nominating, Awards, Public Policy, and Resolutions Committees, as well as a member of the NRB Music Licensing Committee. He has traveled extensively, partnering with international ministries such as TWR, HCJB, FEBC, The Bible League, Compassion International, and Gospel for Asia. For recreation, Bill enjoys motorcycles, snowmobiles, scuba diving, and hunting. He and Deborah live by a lake in a small New Hampshire town.




Russ Hauth, Salem Media group

Russ Hauth







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Jennifer Hayden Epperson, Moody Radio


Jennifer Hayden Epperson

Helping others in Christian media reach their potential is Jennifer Hayden Epperson’s passion. Currently, she serves on NRB’s Radio Committee and is Moody Radio’s Director of Research and Learning. Previously, she was a Station Manager with Moody Radio and Blount Communications. Jennifer has worked and taught in international contexts with Moody Radio’s Global Partners Training program and spent five years as the Executive Producer of TWR’s Women of Hope. In 2012, she completed a doctorate in organizational leadership with a minor in human resource development. She has taught leadership and radio courses on both undergraduate and graduate levels. Jennifer enjoys her pugs, playing the flute, and speaking French.


Colleen Dick, WWIP-FM
Tracy Figley, Strong Tower Christian Media
Chuck Finney, Finney Media
Eben Fowler, Bott Radio Network
Sharon Geiger, 90.9 KCBI
Dave Gordon, Life 88.5 KJNW
Jon Hull, KSBJ
Ross McCampbell, WBCL-FM
Ric McClary, The Word Network
John Owens, Blue Ridge Broadcasting
John Summerville , TWR

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Tore Stautland, Vision TV, Zoomer Media Television Distribution

  Tore Stautland

Tore Stautland is a seasoned executive and innovator with over 25 years of experience in Christian market strategy in over 30 countries.  Founder and CEO of The Trillennium Media Group Inc., which operates a full production studio and manages Christian programming on three national television networks. 





Vickie Archiveque, Son Broadcasting Network
Perry Atkinson, KDOV Radio & TV
Greg Bogdan , Total Living International
Andrew Burchfield, Young Believer's Broadcast
Ray Cradock, KSCE Channel 38 Christian Television
Mark Dreistadt, Infinity Concepts LLC
Lee Miller, MSGPR Ltd Co.
Jeff Millslagle, WLMB 40 Toledo
Grace Rendall, KSCE Channel 38 Christian Television
Randy Weiss, CrossTalk International

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