Guests on Brickman Banter Show - January 2018 - Eric Sand and Dr. Christine Campbell

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Wendy Brickman, owner of Brickman Marketing, continues to host the monthly “Brickman Banter Show” on AMP Media. The next program airs initially this coming month on Thursday, January 11th at 9:00 p.m. on AMP2(Comcast Channel 27 or streamed on Subsequent replays will be on Mondays at 5 pm on AMP 1 (Channel 24) and Fridays at 2:00 pm on AMP 2 and streamed on until the next program airs in February. The one-hour show features in-depth interviews with community leaders and entrepreneurs.

The guests on the January 11th program will be Eric Sand, a realtor and a 5th generation California resident and co-chair of the 87th Annual La Merienda and Dr. Christine Campbell, President of Campbell Language Consultants and member of the 4th Annual Language Capital of the World Cultural Festival planning committee. A few weeks after the program, it will be archived in theBrickman Marketing newsroom on

About Eric Sand

Eric Sand lives in Carmel Valley and is is a fifth generation Californian whose lineage can be traced back to Joseph and Joel Walker, western pioneers who forged the Oregon and Santa Fe trails in the early 1800s. Joel Walker was also a delegate to and a signer of the California State Constitution in 1848. He has been deeply involved in the Monterey History & Art Association and La Merienda for decades. Eric is a realtor and also writes software applications for the real estate industry.

About Dr. Christine Campbell:

Dr. Christine Campbell, a highly respected language expert, recently launched her new company, Campbell Language Consultants to provide services in Monterey County, throughout the U.S. and abroad.  

The company’s mission is to provide the highest-quality language services in the areas of instruction in world languages, teacher education in world languages, language assessment, immersions, and translation and interpretation. CLC has access to a large number of experts in multiple languages who are active in the national dialogue on language learning through their publications and presentations at national and international conferences.  

CLC’s President, Dr. Christine Campbell, holds a Ph.D. in Foreign Language Education from Purdue University (1986).

Dr. Campbell has been a Monterey County resident since 1989. She is active in numerous local non-profits including the Kiwanis Club of Monterey, of which she is President Elect, International Language and Culture Foundation, and Alliance Française.

She has worked in Language Education for over 30 years managing language and assessment programs and teaching world languages. including Spanish, French and English as a Second Language. Dr. Campbell began her career at the Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center as part of the Spanish faculty and recently retired as Associate Provost. Author of publications in the language learning field, she is a member of several editorial boards and has provided service to the profession as President of the American Association of the Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese.  She was also Director of Test Development, National Spanish Examinations, an assessment taken by 70,000 high school students annually under her administration. Dr. Campbell was a member of the Board of Governors, UC Consortium for Language Learning and Teaching and is a member of Phi Beta Kappa. She won the Civilian of the Year Award for the Ninth Region from the Association of the United States Army in 1996, and was named Distinguished Alumna by Purdue University in 1994.


With an M.A. Degree in Broadcast Journalism from USC and years of experience in film and video production, PR and marketing, Wendy was previously one of the hosts of the “Your Town” show for five years and is pleased to be hosting the monthly show

She explains, “I very much enjoy interviewing some of the most interesting people on the Monterey Peninsula. Through their interview on the Brickman Banter Show each month, my guests reveal their expertise and enthusiasm with all of the AMP TV viewers and on URL links online on my website's newsroom as well as on social media platforms after the show is recorded. These in-depth interviews allow us to learn more about what makes our region and its people so remarkable!”

About Wendy Brickman

Wendy Brickman, President of Brickman Marketing, moved from Los Angeles to Monterey and established Brickman Marketing in October, 1990.  Since launching her award-winning firm, she has worked with hundreds of non-profit and for-profit organizations locally and throughout the United States and Canada. Wendy has an extensive background in theareas of marketing, publicity, advertising, social media campaigns, events, and market research. She worked in the management training film area for over seven years and held management positions in the home video industry for several years at Paramount Home Video, Media Home Entertainment and Pacific Arts Video. She also held marketing management positions for Salenger Films.

She holds an M.B.A. in Marketing/Management from Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, an M.A. in Broadcast Journalism from the University of Southern California, also in Los Angeles, and a B.A. in English from the University of California at Berkeley. She is a graduate of Leadership Monterey Peninsula and the Leadership Santa Cruz County. She isthe is the winner of four Business Excellence Awards (2010, 2007, 2003, 1998) from theMonterey Peninsula Chamber of Commerce and a 1999 Small Business Advocate of theYear Award from the California Chamber of Commerce and a 1999 Robert C. Littlefield Award from the Monterey Peninsula Chamber of Commerce.  Wendy was selected as the2008 Woman of the Year by the Professional Women's Network of the Monterey Peninsula, and as one of the Top Women in Monterey County in 2009 by the Monterey County Commission on the Status of Women.

She has served on numerous Boards of Directors, including the Monterey Peninsula Chamber of Commerce, Monterey County Fair Heritage Foundation, Monterey County Workforce Investment Board, Development Executives Network, Professional Women’s Network, Shelter Outreach Plus, Monterey History and Art Association, National Football Foundation, Monterey Celtic Arts Academy and USC Alumni Association of the Monterey Peninsula.

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About AMP Media

Founded in 1998, Access Monterey Peninsula (AMP) Media is thecommunity mediaorganization for Monterey County, providing professional video production and online video on demand on AMP is a community not-for-profit media broadcast organization, funded in part by local communities including the City of Monterey, City of Marina and City of Seaside to provide television broadcast and production services to public, educational, and government organizations. AMP operates several channels, AMP 1 is available on Channel 24 on Comcast and Channel 99 on AT&T UVerse” and AMP2 is available on Channel 27 and Channel 27 on AT&T Uverse. AMP delivers diverse community oriented programs, such as public access television, government affairs programming, and a community information channel. Programs aired range from music, art, plays, movies, speeches, documentaries, instructional videos, health, opinion, travel, Church sermons and sports.

AMP also offers free use of studio, camcorders and video editing systems to active producer-members who have completed training courses. All producers volunteer or pay regular dues to AMP in return for access to facilities and equipment.  

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