Lark Corbeil has worked over 30 years in broadcast news and communications across the U.S, and internationally. She grew up bridging economic and cultural divides, with one foot in a small town in Idaho and another in Topanga Canyon, California. Lark lived and worked in France, Israel, Taiwan and New York before starting PNS in 1996 based on her experience with Reuters TV and Channel One. Innovating a funding model based on grants, gifts and membership, with B Corps certification once it was developed, she now manages a multi-channel network of state-based news services that currently reach over 40 million people weekly through 6,000+ media outlets. She also launched Media in the Public Interest and SoundBite Services, and served in leadership roles with The Media Consortium and other professional organizations. She currently splits time with her family in Boulder, Colorado and McCall, Idaho.