Speaker Date Topic
Corky Matnay Oct 17, 2019 12:00 PM
Waterskiing Champions
Waterskiing Champions
  • History of Water Skiing
  • Three Main Disciplines: Slalom, Trick, & Jump
  • Local Scene and Personalities

About Corky Matnay

Native Austinite
Family Man
Local Businessman
Car guy
Water skier, both recreationally and tournament for almost 50 years!

NO MEETING Oct 24, 2019 12:00 PM


NO MEETING - Happy Halloween! Oct 31, 2019 12:00 PM
NO MEETING - Happy Halloween!

NO MEETING - Happy Halloween!

Tim Ryan Nov 07, 2019 12:00 PM
How KVUE Covers News in 2019
How KVUE Covers News in 2019
  • How KVUE Covers News in 2019.
    • TV
    • Digital Media
    • Social Media
  • Current state of the broadcasting business, in Austin and elsewhere.


About Tim Ryan:

Tim Ryan became news director at KVUE-TV, the ABC affiliate in Austin, Texas in July 2017.

Before that he was assistant news director at 9NEWS (KUSA & KTVD) the NBC affiliate in Denver, where he worked in a variety of roles from 1991 to 2017.

During his time in Denver, Ryan participated in or managed coverage of stories including the visit of Pope John Paul II to Colorado in 1993, the Columbine High School tragedy in 1999, the Salt Lake City Olympic Winter Games in 2002, the Denver Democratic National Convention in 2008 and the Aurora theater tragedy in 2012.  

Since joining KVUE in 2017, the station has covered Hurricane Harvey and its aftermath as well as the March 2018 Austin bombings, which was recognized by the Texas Associated Press and the Headliners Foundation for spot news coverage.

Before moving to Denver, Ryan held various TV newsroom positions including reporter, photographer, producer, anchor and assignment editor at KAKE-TV in Wichita and KFSM-TV in Fort Smith, Arkansas. 

Ryan is a 1985 graduate of the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Journalism and earned a master’s degree in history from the University of Colorado at Denver in 1997.  His master’s thesis described the history of 9NEWS from its establishment in 1952. 

He served four years as president of the Heartland Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) in Colorado and another four as national trustee. NATAS awards regional Emmy awards for excellence in television and video. He earned four Heartland Emmy awards.

Ryan also spent 15 years in volunteer leadership positions with the Denver Area Council of the Boy Scouts of America and served as a community representative on the Colorado Channel Authority Board, the group responsible for TV coverage of the Colorado legislature.

In Texas, he’s a member of the Lone Star Emmy Board of Governors and a board member of the Capital Area Council for the Boy Scouts.

Ryan and his wife Brenda have three children. In addition to spending time with his family, he enjoys reading history and most days can name all the American presidents in order and the years they served.


Email: timryan@kvue.com

Twitter: timryankvue

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/timryan6/