Phil Estrada Olvera Jr., OPB engineer

Posted: March 8, 2013

Felipe “Phil” Estrada Olvera Jr., a network center director of engineering at Portland-based Oregon Public Broadcasting, died Jan. 19 of complications from cancer. He celebrated his 55th birthday just six days earlier. Continue reading

One ouster leads to another at Iowa Public Radio

Posted: March 5, 2013

When the board of Iowa Public Radio voted to remove Mary Grace Herrington as c.e.o. Feb. 25, the directors were responding to mounting evidence of declining staff morale at the state network. Dissension over Herrington’s leadership was sparked at least … Continue reading