Shaun Newell, MBA

Chairperson

Shaun is News Director at WMBD/WYZZ-TV in Peoria. He previously served as the Director of Marketing and Communications at the Center for the Prevention of Abuse. His career in the news media has also included stints as Assignment Manager at WEEK/WHOI-TV and News Director at 1470 WMBD.  Shaun began his career as a news reporter at WLDS/WEAI radio in Jacksonville, IL. He is a 2013 graduate of Bradley University’s MBA program and a 2002 graduate of Western Illinois University.