In this first episode of the 2020, Michelle talks about broadband with Foundation for Rural Service (FRS) Executive Director Pam Becker. FRS is a division of NTCA, the Rural Broadband Association. Through grant funding, FRS provides eye-opening and enlightening programs for youth, veterans and policy makers to increase awareness of the importance of having broadband accessibility. These programs help increase jobs, tele-health capabilities and consumer online transactions. Listeners will also hear about the success stories on a small or large scale. The episode is sponsored by FRS. Check them out at www.frs.org.