PRNDI

KLCC Announcements
7:36 am
Sun June 22, 2014

KLCC News Director, Reporters Honored At PRNDI Conference

Each year, PRNDI (Public Radio News Directors Incorporated) honors an individual or organization that has made significant contributions to public radio news.  The award is named in honor of its first recipient: Leo C. Lee, the founder of Western Public Radio, a San Francisco-based public radio training program.

This year's winner is KLCC News Director Tripp Sommer.

KLCC also received 2nd place awards in 3 categories at the PRNDI Conference in Washington D.C.

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KLCC Announcements
7:24 pm
Wed January 8, 2014

KLCC News Director Honored by Nation’s Public Radio Journalists

KLCC News Director Honored by Nation’s Public Radio Journalists

One of Public Radio News Directors Inc's [PRNDI] early members and a former president of the organization is the recipient of the 2014 Leo C. Lee Award.  News Director Tripp Sommer of NPR-affiliate KLCC in Eugene, is being recognized for a career committed to public radio journalism.

Sommer will formally accept the award at PRNDI’s 2014 conference in Arlington, VA on Saturday, June 21.  The ceremony takes place at the Crowne Plaza Hotel.

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