We are a membership organization dedicated to excellence in television by honoring exceptional work through the prestigious Emmy® Award.
We are the only professional association representing television professionals from all disciplines of the industry, serving as the common meeting ground for individuals dedicated to advancing the art and science of television. Our Chapter region serves Arizona, New Mexico, Utah and Southeastern California.
P.O. Box 74116, Phoenix, AZ 85087
Chapter President /
Rocky Mountain Emmy® Foundation President /
NATAS National Foundation Chair
The Awards Committee is responsible for overseeing all aspects of the Rocky Mountain Emmy® Awards process.
From rules, to categories, to vetting entries and securing peer judges, this committee is the backbone of the awards process.
This committee is responsible for membership engagement, retention and recruitment while ensuring diversity at every level of the chapter.
The committee will oversee programs and relationships that will enhance the Academy’s goal of educational leadership. These programs include professional development for our members and future broadcasters.
The events committee is responsible for the Rocky Mountain Emmy® Awards annual gala including nomination parties and Student Production Awards.
The committee will be responsible for the contract/planning/budget for the event.
The Social Media Committee is responsible for maintaining and increasing the positive image of the Academy to its membership and the regional community.
The Social Media Committee works closely with the Event Committee, Membership & Outreach Committee and Awards Committee, and will contribute to the publicity surrounding events.
Website design, message and updates fall under Social Media as of 2020.
The Gold & Silver Circle Committee is responsible for soliciting nominees annually for induction into the Gold & Silver Circle Societies, and for reviewing and selecting the candidates. The induction is at a ceremony to be held annually (usually at the Emmy® Awards Gala).
It is recommended that Gold/Silver Circle committee members be comprised of Board members and former inductees
RMSW NATAS forms a 501c(3) to support scholarships and education
This marks the first annual Emmy® Awards Gala for the Chapter
This will eventually become the Rocky Mountain Southwest Chapter
The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences is born