Staff Profiles

The Dream Team
Dr. Cynthia Marland - Director of Media for the Town of Dartmouth

Dr. Cynthia Marland is the Director of Dartmouth Community Media. She was recently a Fellow at Harvard University, has a B.F.A. from Tufts University and attended the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.  As a school committee member for Greater New Bedford Vocational Technical High School, the former president of the Dartmouth Rotary and an elected Dartmouth Town Meeting member, Cyndi is very active in the community. She is a strong advocate for community service at any age.

Mr. Peter Chasse - Technical Manager

Peter Chasse is a graduate of New England Tech. He has worked at DCTV since the inception in 1995. During that time he was instrumental in the design and installation of the robotic system at Town Hall, the new DCTV mobile production truck and the renovation of the new DCTV Studio on Russells Mills Rd.

Mr. Michael Fernandes - Production Coordinator

Michael Fernandes attended Emerson College for a Bachelor of Arts degree with a concentration in Television Production.  Prior to joining the DCTV staff, Michael was a studio technician at New England Sports Network working with the Boston Red Sox and Boston Bruins.  He recently received a Master's Degree in Business Administration from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth.

Mr. Michael Moniz - Operations Coordinator

Michael Moniz joined DCTV as Operations Coordinator in the Fall of 2013.  Michael has worked with network affiliates in the Providence market and many video production companies in the past. He has over 18 years of experience in the industry.  Since joining DCTV, he has produced a Dartmouth 350th update video, assisted in sporting events, meetings and various other shows.

Mr. Daniel Medeiros - Cable Access Coordinator

Daniel Medeiros attended the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth and graduated with a Bachelors’ Degree in Digital Media. He previously worked for DCTV as a Camera Operator, working with the staff on multi-camera productions, in studio and on location. Since joining the DCTV staff, Daniel has taken over as the Public Access Coordinator, teaching classes and helping community members express their voices.

It is most important to note the accomplishments of the small but hardworking DCTV staff. DCTV is fortunate to have such talented and experienced employees.