Akilah Bolden-Monifa, communications director for KPIX CBS5 and KBCW CW44, has been given the same duties for CBS Radio’s two AM and four FM stations.
Bolden-Monifa will continue to report locally to Ron Longinotti, president-GM of KPIX-KBCW, and also to Doug Harvill, SVP and market manager, CBS Radio San Francisco. In addition, she will report to Mike Nelson, VP, communications, CBS Television Stations, and Karen Mateo, VP, communications, CBS Radio.
In addition to her responsibilities at the TV stations, Bolden-Monifa also is producer of KPIX’s weekly public affairs show “Bay Sunday,” and three ethnic heritage month celebrations each year. She also oversees the internship program at the TV stations.
Prior to joining CBS eight years ago, Bolden-Monifa was a media trainer for nonprofit organizations and, before becoming a public relations professional, worked as a lawyer and law professor.