Tim Pollard is the associate professor and chair of the Department of Telecommunications at Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana. Pollard has been with the department since 1998 and its chair since January 1, 2011. During his time at Ball State, he helped start the immersive learning programs, NewsLink Indiana and Ball State Sports Link. He is the recipient of several awards including two regional Emmys.
Before Ball State, Pollard spent 15 years at CNN. He has a bachelor’s and master’s degree from Central Michigan University.