Dennis Lyle

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. 

To reach Dennis, call (618) 985-5555 or email him at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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.

Contact Us

Please call the IBA office at 618-985-5555 or email at

Carterville Office
Illinois Broadcasters Association
200 Missouri Avenue
Carterville, IL 62918

Springfield Office
Illinois Broadcasters Association