Executive Committee of the Press Union of Liberia

Profile of Mr. Charles B. Coffey, President Press Union of Liberia (PUL)
 
Name                               :                      Charles B.  Coffey, Jr
Married Status               :                      Married
Nationality                      :                     Liberian
Religion                            :                    Christian
Place of Birth                  :                     Harper City Maryland County
County of Origin             :                    Behwan City Grand Kru County
 
 
EDUCATION
December 12 2012 – Master of Arts Degree (MA) in International Relations, from the Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida Graduate School of International Studies (BB) University of Liberia (UL).
2013 – Pursuing another Master Arts degree in Educational Administration and Supervision at the Graduate Program in Education (GPED) University of Liberia (UL).
 
April 29, 2009 – Bachelor of Arts Degree (BA) in Mass Communication from the University of Liberia, (UL) Class of 2007 – 2008. Minor in Political Science, Public Administration in Elective.
 
September 24 2008 – Certificate in Radio and Film and Television Production, following a Seminar for Journalists and news Officials. It was organized and administered by the Training Center of State Administration of Radio, Film and Television Beijing, People’s Republic of China.
April 21 2010 – Certificate in Development Journalism, following a workshop organized by the Press Union of Liberia (PUL) with support from UNDP.
 
In June 2010 – Certificate of Participation Train the Trainer course conducted by the United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL).
April 17, 2009 Certificate of Participation Human Rights reporting workshop for University Students organized by the Liberia Media Center (LMC), and Journalists for Human Rights.
 
March 22 – 25 2011 – Certificate Audience Research Training, facilitated by IMMAR Institute and supported by Radio Netherlands Training Center (RNTC) in Monrovia.
 
August 4, 2006 Certificate of Participation in IRIN – LBS  Training and Production program.
 
July 10 -15 Certificate, Banking and Financial reporting workshop organized by the Liberia Institute of Journalism.
March – July – Attended the William VS Tubman College of Technology (TC) Harper City Maryland County.
 
1988 – 1989 – Cape Palms High School (CPHS) Harper City Maryland County.
 
 
JOB EXPERINCE
 
2015 – Director of Television Program Liberia Broadcasting System (LBS)
 
2014 - 2015 Director of Public Affairs, LBS
 
2011 – 2013 Secretary General Press Union of Liberia (PUL)
 
2012 – 2013 Director of News and Public Affairs LBS
 
2010 – 2013 Director of Rural Broadcasting LBS
 
2009 – 2010 Director of Public Affairs
 
2003 – 2009 LBS Legislative Bureau Chief National Legislature Capitol Building
 
2001 – 2002 Senior Reporter LBS
 
1999 – 2001 Reporter
 
1997 employed at LBS and commenced media work
 
2007 – 2009 President Grand Kru University Students Association GKRUSA
 
2008 – 2010 President LBS Workers Association
 
2013 – Lecturer AME University
 
 
Daniel Nyakonah,
 Assistant Secretary General –
Daniel holds a degree from the University of Liberia and works as a Reporter with Radio Veritas. He previously worked with Fabric FM.