Chris Kline is the President and CEO of the Arizona Broadcasters Association. In the role, he leads all industry lobbying, member services, and scholarship distribution on behalf of Arizona’s 200+ TV and radio station members. Chris previously spent a decade working at the ABC media brand in Phoenix, where he held roles ranging from reporter to digital director to news director. He also worked for The Arizona Republic newspaper, KPNX-TV, KTAR-AM, and CNN in Washington, DC. Chris also serves as a board member for Arizona State’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and for the University of Arizona’s Journalism School. He is also part of Arizona’s state emergency communications committee and serves on the state census response committee.