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Catalyst Radio: Tom Clinton working for broader meaning of access at CMC, greater community impact

Tom Clinton began at Community Media Center on May 12 as the organization’s new executive director. Clinton brings experience from the legal field and the arts community.

About Catalyst Radio

Catalyst Radio is the weekly public affairs radio program of Community Media Center, with producer and host Linda Gellasch. The program is a feature of WYCE and The Rapidian and includes interviews with organizations and people working on social change and community support, examines media and free speech issues, and takes a look at the behind-the-scenes of Rapidian reporting. You can catch it on air at noon every Friday on WYCE 88.1 FM or streaming on the Grand Rapids Community Media Center Website.

Past Catalyst Radio episodes are archived on The Rapidian.

CMC Executive Director Tom Clinton

CMC Executive Director Tom Clinton

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In this episode of Catalyst Radio we have in the studio the new executive director of Community Media Center, Tom Clinton. Although new to the Grand Rapids Community Media Center (CMC), Clinton has been a part of the Grand Rapids community for many years, including with his collaborative work in the arts community. In the interview Clinton talks about his desire for CMC to provide greater community impact through its collaborative efforts.

Tom tells a bit about what has brought him Community Media Center, about new projects in the works at CMC, and the importance for such a community resource for the vitality of Grand Rapids.


Local music featured in this episode of Catalyst Radio is from The Fauxgrass Quartet. It’s the song “What Did We Grow Up for?” from the 2012 release.

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