The Broadcast Engineering and Information Technology (BEIT) Conference program is determined by the NAB BEIT Conference Program Committee, a rotating group of senior technologists from NAB member organizations and other industry experts, along with representatives from partner organizations.

2021-22 NAB Broadcast Engineering and Information Technology Conference Program Committee

Jim DeChant (Chair)
(Former) Vice President, Technology
News-Press & Gazette Broadcasting

Winston Caldwell
Vice President, Spectrum Engineering
Fox Corporation

Mike Kelley
Chief Information Security Officer
E.W. Scripps Company

Gary Kline
President
Kline Consulting Group

Marcy Lefkovitz
Vice President, Technology & Workflow Strategy
Disney I ABC Television Group

Jason Ornellas
Regional Director of Engineering
Sacramento | San Francisco | Seattle
Bonneville International

Sherri Powers
Chief Engineer
Beasley Media Group, Detroit

Ling Ling Sun
Chief Technology Officer
Nebraska Educational Telecommunications

Partner Organization Representatives

IEEE-BTS:
Dave Siegler
Treasurer
IEEE Broadcast Technology Society

NABA:
Michael McEwen
Executive Director
North American Broadcasters Association

SBE:
Jim Ragsdale
Executive Director
Society of Broadcast Engineers

Tom Mikkelsen
Chief Transition Director, BitPath, LLC
Consultant, SBE Ennes Workshop

SCTE:
Dean Stoneback
Sr. Director, Engineering and Standards
SCTE