Tony Shawcross

Executive Director, Open Media Foundation

Tony developed and launched the visionary model for community media that has become the Open Media Foundation. Before founding OMF, Denver Open Media, and several local media and government transparency outlets in Denver, Tony worked with the Colorado State House of Representatives, the Pan African Arts Society and FreeSpeech TV, among others. Tony has presented over 100 media education courses with schools and community organizations. He graduated Magna Cum Laude with a degree in Marketing and Business Administration from the University of Colorado.