Dennis Lyle, President/CEO
Since 1999, Dennis has led the IBA as President and CEO of the organization.
With offices in Springfield and Carterville, Dennis continues to be the eyes and ears of our members on the state and federal level as he spends time in Springfield visiting with our Illinois legislators as a Lobbyist for the IBA. Several visits each year to Capitol Hill in Washington, DC keep our Illinois members of Congress informed of broadcaster issues facing IBA member stations.
Debra Gray, Marketing Director
Debra wears many hats for the IBA including Marketing Director, Event Planner, Business Manager, Member Services Coordinator and more! A graduate of Southern Illinois University with a B.S. in Marketing & Business Administration, Debra has been with the IBA since 2004. She resides in rural Carbondale with her husband, three sons and a daughter.
Ana Perez, Social Media Intern
Ana is IBA's newest Social Media Intern and is currently a Senior, studying Journalism with a specialization in Advertising, at Southern Illinois University. Ana also holds the position of New Business Development Manager at the Daily Egyptian, the student newspaper at SIU. She was selected to represent the Communications program for a student recruitment campaign and will be featured in SIU's 2017 recruitment campaign advertising. A graduate of Carbondale Community High School and a life-long resident of Carbondale, Ana is the creator of "Air-ic" IBA's Instagram personality. Under Ana's guidance, IBA has embraced social media including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat.