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PMBA Toolkits

PMBA Webinar Toolkits provide you with up-to-the-minute information and live interaction with experts in areas such legal issues, human resources, federal funding, compliance, and business planning.  Learn from the experts and hear about issues and solutions from other stations during this interactive call.

PMBA Toolkits are FREE Member benefit.

Upcoming PMBA Webinar Toolkits:

Wednesday, July 18, 2018, 3:00 pm-4:00 pm ET
Addressing and Mitigating Implicit Bias
Join us for this free webinar toolkit, which is a reprise of one of our most highly-rated sessions from the 2018 Annual Conference!
Read the full session description.

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Wednesday, July 25, 2018, 3:30 pm- 4:30 pm ET
Active Shooter Training:  How to Prepare Your Station

The tragic news out of Maryland has stunned the media community, leaving many members with the question:  Is my station prepared to deal with an active shooter?  Join us for a session on how to prepare your staff and your station for the unthinkable. Read the full session description.

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CPE Credit Available for PMBA Toolkits!

PMBA is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State Boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses of CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be addressed to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website:

Cancellation Policy: Due to this program being offered free of charge for PMBA members, refunds will not be issued. Registration is non-refundable for non-members. If you are interested in receiving CPE credit and are unable to participate, please email PMBA at (240) 844-3600 or In the event of a cancellation, PMBA commits to contacting the participants via email at least 24 hours in advance to notify them of the change.

If you are unable to participate in a Toolkit and would like copies of the material presented, please contact PMBA. You cannot receive CPE credit for recordings.

If you have any questions regarding registration, refund, complaints or program cancellation policies, please contact PMBA at (240) 844-3600 or

Previous Toolkits:

Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Time’s Up on Sexual Harassment
Helene Wasserman and David Maoz, Littler Mendelson

Wednesday, January 17, 2018
March Winds – Ownership Report and Radio Online Public File Deadlines Loom
Lawrence Miller and Melodie Virtue, Garvey Schubert Barer

Wednesday, October 5, 2016
Innovate Your Audit Process...and Other Accounting and AFR Tips
Jennifer Forrester and Jane Lastinger, James Moore & Company

Tuesday, January 26, 2016
Digital Revenue Foundations for Success
Jennifer Strachan, Stachan Media Consulting

Wednesday, December 9, 2015
Labor & Employment Law Update 2015
Kristina H. Vaquera, Jackson Lewis, P.C.

Wednesday, November 18th, 2015
Community Service Grants 101
Kate Arno and Andrew Charnik, Corporation for Public Broadcasting

Thursday, October 1, 2015
Spectrum Auction Updates
Lonna Thompson, Executive-Vice President, COO and General Counsel, Association for Public Television Statsion (APTS)

September 16, 2015
Back to Basics: The FCC's EEO Requirements
Larry Miller, Schwartz, Woods & Miller Law and Melodie Virtue, Garvey Schubert Barer

September 3, 2015
FCC Transparency Issues
John Crigler, Garvey Schubert Barer, Brad Deutsch, Garvey Schubert Barer, Parul Desai, Federal Communications Commission, Steve Schaffer, Schwartz, Woods & Miller Law

August 12, 2015
Fruit Basket Turnover - Millennial Style!
JC Patrick, JC Patrick Consulting

July 29, 2015
Accounting Hot Topics
Elizabeth Pilacik, CPA, Director, Nonprofit Services, BDO

June 17, 2015
Community Engagement Through Diversity Programming
Beth Curley, CEO, Nashville Public Televsision and Vicki Smith, Executive Director, Nissan Foundation

January 8, 2015
The Future of Membership
Mark Fuerst, Director, Public Media Futures Forum