Statement by Grace Aaron, Chair of the Pacifica National Board to an open meeting on Thursday evening (7/18):
“Maxie Jackson III resigned from the position of Pacifica Executive Director effective July 5, 2019. The Foundation wishes him the very best in his future endeavors.”
“The Pacifica Foundation is in the process of hiring a highly qualified radio television and multimedia professional to hold the interim position of Executive Director. More information will be forthcoming. A formal search for permanent executive director is already in progress.”
“By California law the board chair automatically assumes the position of temporary Executive Director if no other Executive Director has been engaged.”
“Therefore, please direct pertinent correspondence to me [Grace Aaron] as I will be acting in the capacity of temporary executive director.”
Spark News will have full coverage on Monday (7/22).