KCOS Community Advisory Board:

KCOS is a community-licensed station managed by a Board of Directors. Further community input comes to the station through our Community Advisory Board. Meetings are held quarterly and are open to the public. All meetings are at KCOS (unless otherwise noted) and start at 11:30 a.m. Next meeting: October 7, 2016


KCOS Community Advisory Board Members 2016-2017:

Jennifer Cedillo
Shamaley/Mini/BMW

Ginger Raya Pineda
Texas Tech

Dr. Veronica Mallett
Texas Tech

Anna Whitehead
Park University

David Herrera
Region 19 Headstart

Matthew Behrens
El Paso Electric

Roy Ortega
Project Amistad

Jill Macias
Chase Bank

Jeanne Lipson
Strategic Growth Bank

Hal Marcus
Hal Marcus Gallery

John Hernandez
Spectrum Solutions

Marco Ortega
Staybridge Suites

Juan Noveron
UTEP

Tanya Loya
Keep it Fresh

Shawn Hayes
Kona Grill


About the CAB

The KCOS Community Advisory Board is composed of up to 20 individuals who reflect the diverse interests, concerns, organizations, issues and populations of the Paso del Norte region. The CAB helps guide KCOS in a variety of ways. Membership in the CAB is open to anyone who lives in the designated market area for KCOS and who has demonstrated an interest in KCOS. Members are selected by the existing CAB after being nominated by the staff, or the CAB, or they may nominate themselves. The role of the CAB is to provide a link between the community-at-large and the staff of KCOS. Members elected to the CAB commit to serve a two-year term.


The duties of the CAB are:

  • Act as a liaison between KCOS and the community.
  • Raise community awareness about KCOS, its programming and its services.
  • Advise KCOS on issues of importance in the community where KCOS may have an impact.
  • Encourage community involvement in KCOS projects, activities.
  • Ensure that the content of the programming reflects the community.