Committees

Watchdog Committee

Chair: Roxanne Jones – ESPN
John Smallwood – Philadelphia Daily News
Marcus Thompson – Bay Area News Group
Neal Scarbrough – Comcast
Bryan Burwell – St. Louis Post-Dispatch
David Aldridge – Turner Sports
Robert King – ESPN
Traci Mack – ESPN
Jason Reid – The Washington Post
David Steele – Sporting News
Justice B. Hill – Freelance editor

Scholarship Committee

Chair: Gary Estwick, The Commercial-Dispatch
Members: Robert Williams, Newark Star Ledger
Mike Freeman, CBSSportsline.com
Michael Wright, ESPNChicago.com

Membership Committee

Chair: Sherlon Christie, Asbury Park Press
Members: Bobbi Roquemore, Dallas Morning News
Shannon Owens, Orlando Sentinel

Sports Task Force Scholarship Committee

NABJ Mentorship Committee

Chairman: Freddie Willis – The Houston Chronicle
Keith Jackson – ESPN.com
Kimberly Alleyne – Editor, KASA Media
Jonathan Long – The Wichita Eagle
Gary Estwick – The Commercial-Dispatch
Sherlon Christie – Asbury Park Press
Travon McCall – WCTV
Soraya McDonald – The Washington Post

Program Committee

This group will be charged with planning workshops at the annual convention and developing year-round programming.

Members: Otto Strong, Senior Editor, ESPN the Magazine
Curtis Silva, CNN
Adena Andrews, espnW
Ray Richardson, Reporter, St. Paul Pioneer Press
Kimberley Martin, reporter, The Record (Hackensack, N.J.)
James Hill, TV Reporter
Steven J. Gaither, freelance writer
Justice B. Hill, freelance editor

Convention Sports Committee

This group will be charged with planning athletic activities at the annual convention.

Golf chair: Garry Howard, editor-in-chief, Sporting News
Members: George Willis, boxing columnist, New York Post
David Cummings, retired

Hoops chair/members: Vacant