WASHINGTON, DC --Federal
Communications Commission Chairman Kevin Martin will participate in a one-on-one
interview with NAB Radio Board member Russ Withers, owner of Withers
Broadcasting Companies, during a breakfast session on Thursday, September 18 at
The NAB Radio Show in Austin.
"One-on-One with Chairman Martin" will begin at 7:15 a.m. and be
immediately followed by the Group
Executives Super Session Breakfast sponsored by Liquid
announced, FCC Commissioner Jonathan Adelstein will also participate in this
year's NAB Radio Show. Adelstein will be interviewed by NAB Radio Board Chairman
Steve Newberry, president and CEO of Commonwealth Broadcasting Corporation,
during "Breakfast with the Commissioner" on Friday, September 19.
President Bush appointed Martin to the FCC in 2001 and elevated him to
the FCC chairmanship in 2005. Before joining the FCC, Martin was a Special
Assistant to the President for Economic Policy. He served on the Bush-Cheney
Transition Team and was Deputy General Counsel for the Bush campaign. Prior to
joining the campaign, Martin was an advisor to FCC Commissioner Harold
Furchtgott-Roth. He has also served in the Office of the Independent Counsel and
worked as an associate at the Washington, DC law firm of Wiley Rein LLP. Before
joining Wiley Rein, Martin was a judicial clerk for U.S. District Court Judge
William M. Hoeveler, Miami, FL.
received a B.A. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, a Masters
in Public Policy from Duke University, and a J.D. from Harvard Law School. He is
a member of the District of Columbia Bar and the Federal Communications Bar