Gilbert promoted to associate director

Jamie Lynn GilbertNC State Student Media announces the promotion of Jamie Lynn Gilbert to Associate Director, effective June 1. Gilbert has served in the assistant coordinator/director role since May 2006. Gilbert handles assessment efforts for the department, including developing annual goals and measuring progress. She helps develop and manage a $900,000+ annual budget, makes monthly budget reports to the Student Media Board of Directors, maintains the Student Media e-store and updates the department's website. Gilbert also advises more than 100 students involved with WKNC 88.1 FM.

During her time at NC State, Gilbert has trained more than 500 students on radio operations, reduced WKNC's reliance on student fees by $30,000 and completely revised the station's 50+ page training and operations manual. She also completed two three-year terms as secretary of College Broadcasters, Inc. and was named College Media Association's Honor Roll 4-Year Broadcast Adviser in 2011.