Board of Directors



PAPA’s Board of Directors is comprised of community volunteers, local content creators and industry professionals…


Board of Directors

Dr. Sharon Buck


Dr. Sharon Buck is currently the Vice President of Instruction at Peninsula College in Port Angeles, WA.  Dr. Buck received her doctorate degree in Community College Leadership from Oregon State University in 2004, a Master of Science degree in Forest Resources Management from the University of Washington, and a Bachelor of Science degree in Agriculture form California State Polytechnic University. She also designed courses for the Tulalip Tribes,  worked as part of collaborative learning teams and was named “Workforce Dean of the Year” by the Washington State Centers of Excellence.



Patric McInnis

Patric McInnis is an award-winning producer & filmmaker. His films have been featured at the LA Independent Film Festival, Bare Bones International Film Festival, LA Mosaic Film Festival and across various web platforms. He is currently the “Cinema & TV Production Instructor” for Port Angeles High School, where his students were recently nominated for a Northwest Regional Student-Emmy Award. Patric has a great deal of experience producing in the digital and television marketplaces – having pitched and developed shows for E!, Esquire, G4, Style & NBC Universal, as well as several established television production companies in Hollywood…


Dale Wilson

Dale Wilson earned a Bachelors in Journalism and a Master’s in Communication. Starting as news director for the college radio station and weekend DJ then migrating over to become floor-director for the local PBS Television station.  He has been a consultant in the industry with a specialty in team-building and taught communications courses at the college level. Wilson also worked as a fundraiser for Youth Town of Tennessee, the children’s home where he grew up.


Richard Wade

Richard Wade

Richard Wade moved to Washington in 2013 following his retirement from a 24 year career in Law Enforcement.  With an extensive background in workforce education and development, Richard continues to channel those skills into various aspects of PAPA from its inception in 2015.  As a co-producer, co-host and director of Man on the Street, Richard brings a nuanced view of the wonders and inner workings of Clallam County. The proud grandfather of five, Richard endeavors to foster family-friendly and pro-educational programming to all of PAPA’s viewing audience.


Wendy Wilson

Wendy Wilson

Originally from Canada, Wendy earned a degree in Urban Studies in the 1970’s and later another in Communicative Disorders Therapy in the 80’s. She has always had an interest in Public Television and brings to the board her broad experiences, enthusiasm and attention to detail.
“This is a great opportunity for the Olympic Peninsula and I’m excited to be a part of it”



Craig Fulton


Craig Fulton is currently the Director of Public Works and Utilities for the City of Port Angeles.  He came to the city after 27 years in the U.S. Navy rising to the rank of Captain in the Navy Civil Engineer Corps.  Fulton’s educational background includes a Bachelor of Science in Mining Engineering from the Colorado School of Mines, a Master of Science in Engineering from the University of Texas, and a Master of Arts in National Strategic Studies from the Naval War College.  He is a registered Professional Engineer in the State of Washington.




Tyler Alghren

Tyler Alghren

Having traveled to and lived in 26 countries, Tyler relies on his first hand experiences of different cultures, different people and the different ways people have found to address issues. Always curious, he has been involved in community efforts throughout his adult life. An award winning photographer, Tyler has a great interest in the visual arts.




Tony Cook

Tony was inducted into the U.S. Army in 1965; after returning from South Vietnam, in 1967, he married his sweetheart and they are still together. He earned an Associate Degree, a Bachelor Degree and a Masters of Business Administration from three different colleges/universities before retiring from the United States Postal Service after 29 years. In the Post Office, he served as a union officer, steward and EEO Representative and has been a union member for 40 years. He served as a volunteer arbitrator for a decade with the Alaska Better Business Bureau and was arbitrator of the year in 1992.



Elisabeth Hegyi


Originally from Switzerland, Elisabeth moved to the USA in 1981 and retired as Mechanical Designer in 2002.  In 2005 she moved from Southern California to Port Angeles.  Elisabeth has been instrumental in handling many of the day-to-day operations at PAPA Studios since the launch of the station.  She enjoys working the land and giving help wherever help is needed.



Christopher Enges


Christopher retired from Clallam County road department in 2012 after 20 years of service and has lived on the North Olympic Peninsula for over 40 years.  After graduating Peninsula College in Port Angeles with a degree in multimedia communication in 2012, he enrolled in the VA business Accelerator program and created his company, Spirit Vision Films.  In August of 2016, he became one of the first UAV pilots to acquire the new CRF 14, Part 107 FAA sUAV (small unmanned aerial vehicle or drone) commercial pilot’s certificate in the state of Washington.  Christopher has become a very well-known videographer within the local region.


Joseph Bennett

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PAPALGOThe Board of Directors meets at 7PM every 1st & 3rd Thursday of each month.
Meetings are held at PAPA Studios (215 S. Lincoln St., Port Angeles, WA)
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