Rachel Appel | Studio Manager | studio@SCATVsomerville.org
Rachel Appel came to SCATV as Studio Manager in 2011, after working at Wellesley Community Access Corporation. She has an MA in Media Arts from Emerson College, and a BS in Television Production from Northeastern University. Rachel enjoys painting, playing pool, and improv comedy.
Wendy Blom | Executive Director | director@SCATVsomerville.org
Wendy Blom came to SCATV as Executive Director in 2004, after working at access centers in Lowell (LTC) and Boston (BNN). She has an MA in Mass Communications from Emerson College, and an MA in Theater and Dance from the University of Colorado. Wendy enjoys skiing, hiking, travel, and learning to play the electric base guitar. She is married with two adult children.
Erica Jones | Programming & Outreach Coordinator | programming@SCATVsomerville.org
A native to Upstate NY, Erica has created a home here in the ‘Ville and has grown extremely enthusiastic with her work at SCATV. Studying and producing media is a passion of hers, and since beginning her career in 2009 with public access TV she has developed a better understanding of grassroots, community media and its significant role in our technologically-driven society. She believes that through the use of media, social change can take place, which can offer a glimpse into the injustices and uniqueness of many communities.
Gordon Nelson | Membership and Youth Media Coordinator, and Radio Manager | membership@SCATVsomerville.org
Gordon Nelson is an artist, curator and teacher who specializes in filmmaking. His films have been screened at MoMA (NYC), Anthology Film Archives, the Andy Warhol Museum and Boston’s ICA. Before joining the team at Somerville Community Access TV, he taught film and video production at Pittsburgh Filmmakers and the Massachusetts College of Art and Design.
Jane Regan | News Director | news@SCATVsomerville.org