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emoree martin
Emoree Martin is a Traffic Reporter who handles the morning drive for eight radio stations in the Seattle. Those stations include; 106.1 KISS FM, Sports Radio 950 KJR AM and KIRO 97.3 FM. Ms. Martin is also an on-call weekend News Editor and Anchor for KIRO radio.


She attended Bellevue College and started her journey in radio in 2009, as an intern for the Department of Public Affairs for what is now Iheart Media Seattle. In 2012 she excepted a job as the Public Affairs Coordinator for the cluster of stations and hosted its weekly 30 minute community affairs show. Guests of the program included Author of Initiative 502 Allison Holcomb, Former Seahawks Head Coach Mike Holmgren and a verity of government and nonprofit agencies.


In October of 2014, Ms. Martin started working for the Total Traffic and Weather Network, anchoring and producing traffic in both the Seattle and Portland markets . In addition to her role as a broad member for the K.D. Hall Foundation and the chair of its media committee, Ms. Martin sits on the Steering Committee for another local nonprofit, El Cento de la Raza and their 40 million dollar affordable housing project Plaza Roberto Maestas. In her free time Emoree works on perfecting her golf swing and enjoys time with friends and family.

ashley walls
Ashley is a recent graduate of the University of Washington with a major in Journalism with a minor in Gender, Women’s and Sexuality Studies. This summer, she is interning with Nordstrom corporate headquarters doing internal public relations. While at UW, she's written for several campus newspapers, been involved in a variety of student organizations, volunteered for local charities, studied abroad in the South Pacific and participated in civil rights pilgrimages to the American South. She's interned with a variety of media outlets, including with KING 5, the National Association of Black Journalists, MSLGROUP, the Northwest Collegiate Summer League and Crosscut. She’s a Redmond, WA, native and enjoy playing sports and getting outdoors anytime she can. Both of her parents served in the United States Air Force for a combined 50 years, and have been incredibly influential and supportive throughout my life. Ultimately, she hopes to become a community relations director for a professional sports team, establishing partnerships between teams and nonprofit organizations, as well as assisting players to create and manage their own charities and foundations.
bruce williams
Bruce is a veteran leader in the lifelong learning and higher education space with over twenty-five years of experience in helping individuals navigate learning success. Bruce’s early career experience started with recruitment and instruction for a Los Angeles based Dale Carnegie Training licensee. This valuable and rewarding experience created a foundation for advising and supporting adult learners seeking a path to more personal and professional life fulfillment. After work with the Carnegie Training Systems, Bruce began an advisement role with the rapidly emerging University of Phoenix while at the same time pursuing his MBA. With rapid expansion occurring at University of Phoenix, Bruce soon found opportunities in a range of leadership roles rising through the ranks to direct and lead both start up and mature campus operations, and to take on regional responsibilities in the area of marketing. Bruce currently serves as the Campus Director for University of Phoenix - Western Washington Campus.
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