NewsFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CONGRATULATIONS to the following UNITY board members, who will begin serving as members of the UNITY Executive Committee on Jan. 1, 2013, for a two-year term. They were voted into office during elections that took place on Saturday, Oct. 6, at the UNITY 2012 Fall Board Meeting in Washington, D.C.
Tom Arviso Jr. (Native American Journalists Association)
Doris Truong (Asian American Journalists Association)
David Steinberg (National Lesbian and Gay Journalists Association)
Yvonne Latty (National Association of Hispanic Journalists)
UNITY Journalists for Diversity is a strategic alliance that:
- Advocates fair and accurate coverage about diversity — especially race, nationality, ethnicity, gender identity and sexual orientation.
- Aggressively challenges that industry to staff its organizations at all levels to reflect the country’s diversity.
The UNITY board is made up of representatives from the Asian American Journalists Association, the Native American Journalists Association, and NLGJA: The Association of LGBT Journalists.