Wes has been with BCAM TV for several years as the Executive Director. He has a long background in community television and media management having worked in this area with Time Warner Cable, Media One and Comcast. Wes also spent many years freelancing with FOX and the New England Sports Network.
Gerry is currently the Production Specialist/Master Control Operator for BCAM-TV. Gerry graduated from the Art Institute of Pittsburgh in 1995 and started working as an access coordinator for Comcast in 1997. He joined BCAM TV in 2010. In addition to his work in studio and field productions, Gerry completes the day-to-day programming for the Public Access and Government Channels. He assists and trains access producers and volunteers with the skills needed to produce their own public access programs. Gerry is the go-to guy for all things production related as well as the in-house “Tech Guy” for BCAM TV.
Starting out as a volunteer with BCAM TV during the summer of 2019, Paktra now works part time as a production specialist with the organization. Paktra graduated from University of Massachusetts Lowell in December 2018 with a Bachelor’s in English. During her last semester at university, Paktra took both a video production course and a photography class and quickly fell in love with the hands-on work of capturing stories through a camera lens. Currently, Paktra works on co-producing BCAM TV’s original news program Braintree Today along with filming the Braintree High School athletic events, the town and community events, and the studio shows.
Martha has been with BCAM TV since the summer of 2020, where she began as an intern and soon transitioned to become a Production Specialist. Martha graduated from Curry College in 2018 where she received a Bachelor’s in Communications, and in 2020 received a Master’s in Journalism from Emerson College. Currently, Martha is an anchor and co-producer for BCAM TV’s news program, Braintree Today, and works in other departments as needed. Martha also has prior experience in shooting, editing, and directing a variety of shows and events.
Emily McGrath has been with BCAM TV since 2016. She started out as a freelance cameraman, and over the years, transitioned to a Production Specialist. Currently, Emily works as a Co-Producer and Editor for Braintree Today, along with managing BCAM TV’s social media accounts and other areas as needed. Emily has prior experience in producing, directing and editing. Emily is expected to graduate from Massachusetts College of Art and Design with a Bachelors in Fine Arts (BFA) in Film and Video in May of 2022.
Christine has been creating video since high school. Her interest in video production stemmed from her love for the cinema. Her strength lies in the more hands on aspect of video production such as camera work. She has been with BCAM-TV for six years and enjoys the connection to the surrounding communities. Christine graduated from Massachusetts College of Art and Design.