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Northwest Emmy Award
Awarded forTelevision
LocationSeattle, Washington
Presented byNATAS
First awarded1963

The Northwest Emmy Awards are a division of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. The Seattle, Washington, division was founded in 1963. In addition to granting the Northwest Emmy Awards, this division awards scholarships, honors industry veterans at the Silver Circle Celebration, conducts National Student Television Awards of Excellence, and has a free research and a nationwide job bank. The chapter also participates in judging Emmy entries at the regional and national levels.[1]


The academy is divided into the following boundaries and encompasses the states of Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Alaska and Montana. These boundaries are responsible for the submission of television broadcast materials presented for awards considerations.[2]

Board of governors

Each year the membership of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Northwest Chapter elects professionals to represent the Northwest community.

The Board of Governors is a working board which works together collaboratively to ensure the best interests of the membership.[3]

Member Community Involvement
Patrick Brown Root Sports Northwest
Eric Jensen
Maria Lamarca Anderson
Judy Oehling KCPQ-TV
Joan Cartan Hansen Idaho Public Television
KD Hall
Carla Judah
Jacques Pugh Garfield High School
John Yeager Bloodworks Northwest


  1. ^ NATAS. "Scholarships". Retrieved 2010-07-15.Natas Scholarship Program
  2. ^ NATAS. "About Us". Retrieved 2010-07-15.Chapter Boundaries
  3. ^ NATAS. "Board of Governors". Retrieved 2023-03-13.Board of Governors