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Supinya Klangnarong

August 30, 2018

Supinya Klangnarong is the only female and youngest commissioner of the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) that was selected by the senate in September 2011. In addition she is a Thai media rights advocate and the former of vice-chair of the Campaign for Popular Media Reform (CPMR). She previously served as secretary-general of the CPMR from 2003-2008 and was co-founder and coordinator for Thai Netizen Network (TNN), an Internet rights group and also a university lecturer as media reform from 2008-2011. A graduate of Chulalongkorn University, she holds a BA from the Faculty of Communication Arts, a MA from the Faculty of Journalism and Mass Communication at Thammasat University and a MA in Communication Policy and Regulations from the University of Westminster. Supinya received the Communication for Social Change Award (CSC) from school of Journalism and Communication, the University of Queensland, Australia and other awards in Thailand. She has been selected as Ashoka Fellow in 2004 and Eisenhower Fellowships in 2007.