Meet the Staff

  • Jason Daniels

    Executive Director

    Jason is a multi media project manager, video artists and community builder with 20 years of experience in community media. Before coming to AFTV he was the Executive Director of Easton Community Access Television (ECAT) where in 2010 he began building the organization from the ground up into a 4 channel station with 24/7 streaming and hundreds of events covered annually. He partnered with the community to create a valued and trusted organization. Jason implemented a leading edge web platform, developed a high school sports streaming network and he served as a Board Member for the Northeast region of the Alliance for Community Media. He has also managed public access operations in Medfield and Lowell and he is the founder and producer of an International 100-Second Film Festival since 2005. He can be reached at jdaniels@accessfram.tv

  • Paula Fernandes

    Media Engagement Coodinator

    Paula Fernandes has over 12 years of experience from around the world. She is from São Paulo, Brazil, and holds certifications in Brazil, Europe, and the USA. She has spent the past few years as a Media & News Producer, and Event Coordinator specializing in Brazilian and Spanish speaking communities in Somerville, MA. She is passionate about social causes and wants to help bring the community's ideas to life. Being multilingual, Paula is great at making connections in multiple communities and enjoys learning about cultures from around the world.

  • Michael Z. Goodman

    Education Access Manager

    Michael Z. Goodman started his TV career with degrees from Emerson College and Springfield Technical. He comes to Access Framingham after a 16 year stint with Tribune Television as Regional Director of Engineering for the Pacific Northwest and 3 years teaching TV production at Emerson College.

  • Amy Harding

    Production Manager

    Amy Harding has 15 years of experience in media production. She grew up in Kansas, where she got her start at a local public access television station. She has since worked and volunteered for other stations across the country. She attended The Evergreen State College in Olympia, Washington where she received her B.A. in Film & Media Studies. She’s had the opportunity to cover high profile events that featured Governor Charlie Baker, Worcester Mayor Joseph Petty, and Lieutenant Governor Karyn Polito. She previously worked as an Audiovisual Equipment Technician for Quinsigamond Community College, where she covered several college events and helped oversee productions. She also helped crew the 2018 Natick versus Framingham High School Thanksgiving football game at Fenway Park. 

  • Zach Valencia

    Production/Operations Coordinator FECTV

    Zach Valencia is an experienced media associate with a background in broadcasting television programs for local access stations, and producing a wide variety of different digital media for both television and social media. Zach studied Communication with a focus on Film Communication at the University of Massachusetts - Amherst, and began his professional career during that time with an production internship at Amherst Media. After college, Zach began work as a Media Associate for the Town of Tyngsborough, Massachusetts government television channel before coming to Framingham Access. Along with Television production, Zach also works as a Technical Operator at Boston's premier Comedy Club, Laugh Boston, where he is in charge of setting up and managing all the technical aspects for various comedy shows, improv shows, and private events.

  • Tyler Valois

    Communications and Outreach Manager

    Tyler Valois is outreach and communications specialist with a deep passion for media production, and community involvement. He has previously worked as a photographer, where he had the opportunity to photograph the Boston Red Sox’s, and as an outreach specialist with various nonprofits in Massachusetts. He has a B.A. in Communications & Media Production from Wheelock College. He has helped manage social media accounts for restaurant groups, non-profits, and libraries as well as help improve their internal & external communications methods.