Elder and her work have been featured on NPR, BBC, ABC, and PRI, as well as numerous international broadcast outlets, and in the pages of national and international dailies including the New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Billboard and the San Francisco Chronicle.  ABC News called her “one of the most influential producers of her time” in 2006.

Guest appearances on international TV, radio, and print media including cultural features and documentaries include:

ABC News, Good Morning America

ABC, News Now, Feature segment [link to video]

Bahrain TV

BBC Radio & TV, The World, Voice of America

CBS International

CNN, Inside Africa, Inside the Middle East

KEYT – ABC

Kiss 108, Boston

KLITE 101.7, Santa Barbara

KPFA Radio, Global Village

KPFK Radio, Global Village

KYTD, 99.0, Santa Barbara

LBC TV, Going Global

Link TV

Magic 106, Santa Barbara

MBC-TV

NBC-TV, Today Show,

NPR, National Public Radio, All Things Considered, Morning Edition, Weekend Edition, All Songs Considered, Tiny Desk, World Café, Microphone Check, Here and Now

Sunny Country, Santa Maria

WBAI-FM, New York City

WBOS 92.9 FM, Boston

WPRI, Pacifica Radio, Afro-Pop, The World, Voice of America

 

RECOGNITION AND AWARDS

Elder has been recognized and honored for her work by former President Bill Clinton, Governor Pete Wilson, and Senator Dianne Feinstein, among others.   She has been nominated for or won over 100 entertainment industry awards including Grammy nominations as a music producer, and awards from The International Music Council, The Tele Awards, and the National Association of Broadcasters.

ASSOCIATIONS

Elder is an active member of numerous humanitarian, non-profit and industry organizations.

PARTIAL LIST OF INDUSTRY ASSOCIATIONS & MEMBERSHIPS:

American Federation of Television & Radio Artists (AFTRA)

American Performing Arts Association (APAP)

Arab-American Arts Institute

Association of Worldwide Producers

BMI

Film & TV Professionals Association

Global Private Equity & Venture Capital

International Association of Music & Entertainment Professionals (IAMEP)

International Concert Consortium

International World Music Association

MusiCares

National Academy of Recording Sciences (NARAS)

North American World Music Coalition

Pollstar

Professionals Winning Across Borders (PWAB)

Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA)

World Music Expo (WOMEX)

Worldwide Management Consultants

 

PARTIAL LIST OF MEDIA ASSOCIATIONS & PARTNERS:

E-Marketing Association

Media & Entertainment Professionals

New York Public Relations Association

PR News Wire – National Wire service

Publicity Club of NY (PCNY)

The Public Relations Society of AMERICA