The committee year is from July 1 to June 30. Volunteers are requested in June for the next term.
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Committee Members (2019-20 term)
Committee Schedule (2019-20 term)
Reviews marketing efforts of member newspapers to encourage proper marketing of newspapers to advertisers and readers.
Oversees and makes recommendations for changes to all contests, awards and recognition activities administered by the association. Coordinates and plans Better Newspaper Contest awards ceremony at the Annual Convention and monitors current awards as well as considering potential new awards.
Plans the major conventions and events of the association. Works with the Oklahoma Newspaper Foundation to plan educational activities and learning tools the membership can utilize at newspapers.
GOVERNMENT RELATIONS COMMITTEE
Reviews all legislative activities of the association, works to carry out the legislative agenda set by the board.
Reviews and improves the legal services provided to member newspapers of the Legal Services Plan. Only staff from LSP-member newspapers may serve on this committee.