Michelle Duke

Michelle Duke

Vice President
National Association of Broadcasters Education Foundation


  • Bachelor of Science, Journalism 1994


  • Michelle Duke has over 25 years of experience in the media industry working as a journalist, a trade association and non-profit executive.She is currently the Vice President of the National Association of Broadcasters Education Foundation (NABEF). In this role she is responsible for setting strategic and tactical direction as well as developing and managing NABEF’s leadership initiatives.
  • Michelle developed the concept for the NABEF continuum of programs and created several successful initiatives including: The Leadership Development Program, the Technology Apprenticeship Program and the Connections Mentoring Program. In 2007 she began managing the NABEF Broadcast Leadership Training program. The program is designed to train executive-level broadcasters to purchase stations and move into more senior level executive positions.
  • Michelle has been listed on Radio Ink Magazine’s Most Influential Women in Radio for the past seven years. She received the Star Award from the National Capital Area chapter of the Alliance for Women in Media.

Inducted: 2018 | School of Journalism