Justin A. Petty, President
Justin A. Petty holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Music Production and Engineering from Berklee College of Music and a Master of Science in Broadcast Administration and Television Management from Boston University. He is the youngest and first Tenured Professor of Broadcast Media Technology at Roxbury Community College, where he chairs the Department of Technology. Mr. Petty resides in Roxbury, MA.
Susan O'Connor, Treasurer
Susan O'Connor, the former Executive Director of the Timothy Smith Network (TSN), has over 25 years of banking experience, working for BankBoston and City-Corp in New York. Over the past 12 years, Ms. O'Connor and TSN have generously supported BNN with computers and hardware for BNN's media lab. She owns a consulting company, O'Connor & Crew. Ms. O'Connor resides in North Easton, MA.
Thato Mwosa, Clerk
Thato Mwosa, an award-winning filmmaker and multifaceted artist, currently teaches television production at Brookline High School. She owns Tuli Art. Ms. Mwosa joined the Board in 2012 and now resides with her family in Milton, MA.
Reggie Lofton, Vice President
Reggie Lofton holds an Associate Degree in Video Services from Berklee College of Music. Mr. Lofton has devoted the last 35 years to making a positive impact on the Berklee College community moving up in the ranks at Berklee, where he is currently serving as the Director of Video Services. Mr. Lofton currently resides in Framingham, MA with his family. Mr. Lofton joined the board in 2017.
Peter was appointed to the Board in 2021. He is a video professional with 25+ years of experience and technical expertise in video and photography production. He is skilled at pre-production, including scripting, storyboarding, and creating budgets to meet client needs. Peter is experienced in all elements of production, including shooting, audio, lighting, and set design. His post-production expertise includes editing, compositing, graphic animation, color grading, encoding and broadcasting. Peter is a community leader with project management experience coordinating logistics for large-scale events. He speaks five languages including English, Spanish, Chinese, Dutch and Papiamento. Peter is a Jamaica Plain resident and speaks five languages: English, Spanish, Chinese, Dutch and Papiamento.