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The 2012 David J. Brugger Grassroots Advocacy Award

APTS presented the 2012 David J. Brugger Grassroots Advocacy Award to Catherine Ann Stevens for her work this past year during the most challenging federal funding crisis of the past 15 years, as well as her long-time service on the WETA board of trustees.

The APTS board of trustees created the David J. Brugger Grassroots Advocacy Award in honor of its former president and CEO, David Brugger, who worked tirelessly to recognize the tremendous contribution of grassroots advocates to the system.

Catherine Ann Stevens

Catherine Ann Stevens is a partner in the law firm Mayer Brown. In addition to her work as an attorney, Stevens is currently on the board of WETA, Washington, D.C.’s flagship public television and radio stations, having served in this role for 8 years. Stevens has is a member of the television and radio committee on content creation and broadcast, the committee on trustees, and the communications and outreach Committee for the WETA board.

To find out more, read the press release.

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