WLEN RADIO EEO PUBLIC FILE REPORT FOR THE PERIOD 5/22/12-5/21/13
#1. List of all jobs filled: One part time programming position and one full time programming position.
#2. List of recruitment sources used to fill each vacancy: As listed below.
Date of opening-November 2012
Description of opening-Full time programming position
WLEN Radio website
Michigan Association of Broadcasters website Job Bank
Word of mouth through WLEN Employees and former employees-including intern program
Number of recruits from all sources:
11 applicants from all sources (2 past the deadline)
Interviewed: 7 applicants interviewed
1 current part time staff person
2 Michigan Association of Broadcasters website
2 Specs Howard
1 unsolicited application for general employment
Applicant from Michigan Association of Broadcasters website
Date of opening-January 2013
Description of opening-Part time programming position
No recruitment was done as this was a part time position.
#3. Description of supplemental outreach initiatives:
A. Annual Scholarship for Broadcasting President of
Lenawee Broadcasting, Julie Koehn and Secretary Joyce Koehn developed the John
W. Koehn Memorial Scholarship in 1992.
This scholarship gives a one time amount of $1,000.00 to a recipient
each year. It can be used for any post
high school education, including community college, university or trade
school. It was developed in cooperation
with the International Broadcasters Idea Bank, and is funded by Lenawee
Broadcasting Company. Those that are
eligible include any employee or child of an employee of an Idea Bank member
station. The recipient must be studying
in a broadcast related field. The
scholarship is judged annually by a group of 6 broadcasters from the
B. ATHENA Lenawee Scholarship Program-WLEN is one of 4
local businesses to annually fund this scholarship given to a young woman in
C. ATHENA Aide-WLEN Radio President and General Manager Julie Koehn developed this program through ATHENA Lenawee to start a non- traditional scholarship program. This program funds continuing assistance and education to women who find themselves in a position to need training or assistance that they cannot afford for themselves, it is meant to fund elimination of road blocks to self sufficiency and continuing education.. These women may be at risk or not. Ongoing
Internship Program WLEN Radio has had an on going internship program for more
than 26 years, and it exists year round.
We have interns from local high schools, the Lenawee Intermediate school
5. Recruitment sources used for each vacancy: As listed above.
6. Total number of interviewees during the period, and total number of interviewees referred by each recruitment source: As listed above.