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Tom McGonagle is the current Commercial Director at YSTV. He is also known for producing shows such as YSTV Does Taskmaster, York Consulting Conference amongst other programmes. Tom is part of a new wave of freshers who had never experienced the 20th century; something many members are still coming to terms with.   
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Tom McGonagle is the current Treasurer at YSTV. He was also Commercial Director from the middle of spring term 2019 through to the 2019 Elections in the Summer. While being what to vision mix and direct live shows, he is also known for helping out with tech, especially lighting, and Production of videos such as the York Consulting Conference and Elections Hustings Coverage, amongst other programmes. Tom is part of a new wave of freshers who had never experienced the 20th century; something many members are still coming to terms with.   
 
 
==Presenting==
 
McGonagle is well known for one of his many catchphrases, 'I'd like to present' among many variations. Despite his more current emphasis being on producing, directing and vision mixing shows, he's still keen to present pretty much everything! Tom has done the pilot to [[Riddle Me This]], as well as appearing regularly on YSTV Sport. It is arguably through his efforts to present that he became involved in various areas of production.
 
  
 
==Head of Lighting==
 
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==Commercial Director==
 
==Commercial Director==
Entering the role through a March 2019 by-election, Tom has started organising commercial conference shoots and merch orders. A recent focus has been organizing sponsorship for Roses 2019.
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Entering the role through a March 2019 by-election, Tom has started organising commercial conference shoots and merch orders. A recent focus has been organizing sponsorship for Roses 2019. His term in this role ended in the 2019 summer elections.
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==Treasurer==
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Tom McGonagle became the treasurer of YSTV at the Summer 2019 YSTV elections. It seems an interest of finance runs in the bloodline with his father being a chartered accountant.
  
 
==URY==
 
==URY==
 
As YSTV started engaging with URY more in 2019, Tom started to present [[TV on the Radio]]. As well as this, he joined [[Sam Hance]] to make their radio show 'If You've Heard This, It's Already Too Late'.
 
As YSTV started engaging with URY more in 2019, Tom started to present [[TV on the Radio]]. As well as this, he joined [[Sam Hance]] to make their radio show 'If You've Heard This, It's Already Too Late'.
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==Presenting==
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McGonagle was well known at the start of first year for one of his many catchphrases, 'I'd like to present' among many variations. Despite his more current emphasis being on producing, directing and vision mixing shows, Tom presented the pilot to [[Riddle Me This]], and appeared regularly on YSTV Sport. It is arguably through his efforts to present that he became involved in various areas of production.
  
 
==Trivia==
 
==Trivia==
- As of 03/06/2019, Tom's only experience with the Shrek cinematic universe was a Spanish-language dub of the first film.
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- As of 03/06/2019, Tom's only experience with the Shrek cinematic universe was a Spanish-language dub of the first film. He is a bit embarrassed about this.

Latest revision as of 10:09, 10 July 2019

Tom McGonagle
Years Active: 2018 - Present
Positions Held: Treasurer, Commercial Director
Hometown: Warwick
Current Location: York


Tom McGonagle is the current Treasurer at YSTV. He was also Commercial Director from the middle of spring term 2019 through to the 2019 Elections in the Summer. While being what to vision mix and direct live shows, he is also known for helping out with tech, especially lighting, and Production of videos such as the York Consulting Conference and Elections Hustings Coverage, amongst other programmes. Tom is part of a new wave of freshers who had never experienced the 20th century; something many members are still coming to terms with.

Head of Lighting

Sub-teams became a thing in 2018-19 leading to the emergence of the infamous Sound Team, Camera Team, Tape Team and then Lighting Team. As the only person who actually knows how to use the YSTV lighting desk, Tom asked the Tech Directeor and Station Director if he could have the unofficial title, leading to him becoming "Head of Lighting".

Commercial Director

Entering the role through a March 2019 by-election, Tom has started organising commercial conference shoots and merch orders. A recent focus has been organizing sponsorship for Roses 2019. His term in this role ended in the 2019 summer elections.

Treasurer

Tom McGonagle became the treasurer of YSTV at the Summer 2019 YSTV elections. It seems an interest of finance runs in the bloodline with his father being a chartered accountant.

URY

As YSTV started engaging with URY more in 2019, Tom started to present TV on the Radio. As well as this, he joined Sam Hance to make their radio show 'If You've Heard This, It's Already Too Late'.

Presenting

McGonagle was well known at the start of first year for one of his many catchphrases, 'I'd like to present' among many variations. Despite his more current emphasis being on producing, directing and vision mixing shows, Tom presented the pilot to Riddle Me This, and appeared regularly on YSTV Sport. It is arguably through his efforts to present that he became involved in various areas of production.

Trivia

- As of 03/06/2019, Tom's only experience with the Shrek cinematic universe was a Spanish-language dub of the first film. He is a bit embarrassed about this.