Who We Are

We are a non-commercial, community access venue providing local communities with access to electronic media and production equipment. We also provide community members with the ability to engage in the creation of their own, unique television programs designed to educate, inform, and entertain the public.

 Art Review

 

Art Review is a half hour, bi-monthly show produced by staff and interns that features the art scene in our communities.  Funded by a grant from the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs along with Saginaw Arts and Enrichment Commission.

Pleasant Chat

 

 

Pleasant Chat is a 15 minute variety show produced by our interns that features community events.

 Sports Attack

 

 

Sports Attack is a 15 minute show produced by our interns. That features behind the scene looks at the local sports teams in our communities.

 The Bell

 

 

The Bell is a 15 minute bi-monthly show produced by our co-op students featuring different high school events in our communities.

Staff Shows

OUR TEAM

Here at MAC TV, we have a diverse set of talents. From sports broadcasting to movie competitions, we offer a wide range of services to the community. Check out what our team has to offer below.

Operations and Administration Director

 

Carey Hammel

 

careyhammel@gmail.com

 

Carey is in charge of the running of MAC TV Network. He meets with members of the public to help with production as well as oversees the administrative side of MAC TV. Hammel enjoys watching MAC TV Network expand and helping others.

Senior Administrative Assistant

 

Dusty Gillis

 

dusty@mactvnetwork.org

 

Dusty has worked with MAC TV Network for more than 10 years and is in charge of equipment rentals, promotional slides, assisting the director, and general office duties. An essential part of the team, Dusty enjoys the opportunity to meet new people within the community and watching public access grow.

Operation Coordinator

 

Hazen Nester

 

hazen@mactvnetwork.org

 

Hazen is responsible for setting the cablecasting schedule and ensuring that all equipment is functioning properly. Having been with MAC TV Network since 2008, Hazen enjoys the work environment and the opportunities it provides.

Public Relations

 

Erika Metcalf

 

Erika is head of MAC TV's Public Relations and helps produce our "MAC Gives Back" show. She keeps the public informed about all the events MAC TV takes place in and joined our staff after her 2014 internship.

Production Staff

 

Joe Carravallah

 

Having joined our team following his Summer 2015 internship, Joe oversees our sports productions and broadcasts. He coordinates with local high school athletic directors, volunteers, and team members for all sports related content. Joe finished his Bachelors in Broadcasting from Central Michigan University, and will pursue a Master's Degree in Electronic Media Production as the Sports Graduate Assistant at Central Michigan starting in August of 2016

Production Staff

 

Eleanor Etienne

 

Having joined our staff following her Summer 2014 internship, Eleanor oversees our Alma studio and co-produces our staff episodes of "Art Review." She helps out with countless local projects, is always willing to work with volunteers, and directs our Monster Movie Competition. She graduated from Central Michigan University in 2014, with a degree in Broadcast and Cinematic Arts.

 

 

CONTACT

MAC TV Network

(989) 773-9730

312 W. Michigan St. Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858

Staff Shows