Karen Toering is co-director of Reclaim the Media, a Seattle-based organization promoting community media, media literacy and media policy reform. Toering is also a documentary filmmaker and has served as executive director of community based media organizations such as Seattle’s 911 Media Arts Center, the Seattle Community Access Network and Greensboro (N.C.) Community Television. She is the founder and principal of the Gryphon Group, a strategic media communications and development firm and Co-founder of the Albuquerque Project, a nonprofit organization focused on getting minorities and people of color involved in community media and the media justice movement. She is also a long-time regional leader in the Alliance for Community Media, which represents cable public-access centers nationwide. Karen also served as project manager for the Northwest Community Radio Summit.

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