Translator Advisory Board


  • 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • 2nd Wednesday of January, April, July  and October
  • Basalt Fire Station
    1089 J W Drive
    Carbondale, CO 81623
Click here to access upcoming agendas which are posted 24 hours before the meeting date.

 Important Updates:
Telecommunications Update
Infrastructure Update


Regular membership is open to Pitkin County Residents with Alternate membership open to residents of the mid-Roaring Fork Valley.  Staff liaison, Phylis Mattice, can be reached at 970-920-5208.
For questions regarding TV/FM services and troubleshooting, call 920-5395
Term Expires
John Emerick, Chair
Representing Redstone/Upper Crystal
February 2007
APRIL 1, 2019 
Jessica Robison, Vice Chair
Representing Carbondale area 
March 2012 April 1, 2018
Kevin Heinecken 
Representing Snowmass area 
July 2013 April 1, 2020
Buck Field
Representing Aspen area
July 2016  April 1, 2021
Joel Rittvo
Representing Swiss Village area
 July 2016 April 1, 2020
Vacant- Alternate
April 1, 2018
Mike Jahn - Alternate April 2017 April 1, 2021



The purpose of the Translator Advisory Board (TAB) is to assist the Pitkin County Board of Commissioners (BOCC) in the implementation of the Translator Fund and to advise the BOCC on expenditures, administration, and operations of an economical system for re-broadcasting of television and FM radio signals, and for extending wireless communication and internet services for the citizens of Pitkin County.