Board of Directors

Amherst Media has bylaws and a Board of Directors. We maintain a calendar of board and committee meetings. Regular meetings are on the first Thursday of each month at 5:30pm, but please check the calendar for changes. The meetings, located at Amherst Media, are open to the public with a public comment period at the start of the meeting.


Executive Committee:

Steven Brewer - President, Board appointed July 2013, 2016, expires July 2019
Demetria Rougeaux Shabazz – Vice-President, Member elected October 2013,2016 term expires October 2019
Ed Severance  - Treasurer, Member elected October 2014, expires October 2017
Matt Heron Duranti - Secretary, Member elected October 2013, 2016 term expires October 2019

Board Members: 

Pearl Burgoff - Member elected October 2016, term expires October 2019
Brenda Bushouse - Higher Education Representative, appointed Aug 2019, term expires Aug 2019
Vira Douangmany Cage - School Committee Representative, appointed June 2017
Rick Hood - Board appointed June 2017
Mat Lebowitz – Board appointed June 2015, term expires June 2018
Leo Maley – Board appointed June 2015, term expires June 2018
Josh Stearns - Member elected October 2014, term expires October 2017
Adrienne Terrizzi - Select Board Representative, appointed July 7, 2014, term expires 2017