Houston Public Media’s Young Leaders Council
2020 Application Form

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Personal Information


Nomination Information

(e.g. Studio Society Member, Board Member, Corporate Sponsor, or Young Leaders Council Member)


Community Involvement


If selected to participate in the council, you must commit to attending quarterly meetings, as well as participate in various activation efforts such as:

Brainstorm Brainstorming meetings with HPM's content producers

Network Networking gatherings with HPM and HPM Foundation Board of Directors

Promote Promoting new content initiatives, programs, or events

Defining Success

Deepened Involvement

  • Attending intimate gatherings with local, regional and national public media personalities, hosts, and journalists
  • Attending special events such as town halls and candidate discussions
  • Volunteering at events such as Houston Public Media’s annual spelling bee competition
  • Participating in fundraising campaigns (ex: testimonies or impact stories)
  • Learning about new station-wide initiatives and programs from producers and key station activators

Brand Ambassador

  • Helping to bring higher visibility of HPM in the Houston community
  • Actively working to bring HPM closer to other community organizations


  • Building relationships with both HPM and fellow council members

Contributing Ideas and Input

  • Actively contributing ideas and feedback to staff