WEDU Board of Directors

Don DeFosset, Chair of the Board

Brian Keenan, Vice Chair of the Board

Alan C. Bomstein, Treasurer

Suzanne Oaks Brownstein, Secretary

Susan Howarth, President & CEO

Barry Alpert †
James H. Bennett
Monroe Berkman †
Jerry Bilik
Brian A. Butler
Robert Calafell
Dennis Caltagirone*
Christopher Chapman
Tony Coleman
Robert A. Darr* †
Fred Dobbins* †
Richard J. Dobkin †
Patricia Douglas
Thomas duPont
Walt Engle
Hilliard Eure* †
Susanna Grady* †
Marilyn Harwell
Anita Holec
Nancy Hale Hoyt
Elaine Keating* †
Phil Leigh
Colleen Lundwall
Claude Macari, C.P.A.
Gene Marshall
Roy J. McCraw, Jr.
Sheila McDevitt
Rudolph Michaud, CLU* †
Samuel Samelson
John F. Rañon, AIA* †
Elizabeth Sembler †
Heidi Shimberg
Garrett Shinn, C.P.A.
Geoffrey Simon †
Virginia Sink*
Jeffery Sparling
Stephanie M. Stanfield
William E. Starkey
William H. Stover* †
Jennifer Williams
Cathy Unruh †

*Director Emeritus
†Past Chairman

WEDU Community Advisory Board

Colleen Lundwall, Chair (Manatee)

James A. Schmidt, Esq., Vice Chair (Hillsborough)

Hillsborough
Karencia Ciagala
Howard F. Harris, Jr.
Said Iravani, Ph.D.
William J. Perez

Manatee
Linda T. Jones
Ted Lindenberg

Pasco
Sonia Thorn

Pinellas
Steve Meyer
Mary Dawn Pyle
Patty Suárez

Polk
Maurice Raymond

Sarasota
Susan M. Borozan
Jodi McGaharan
Lynn Robbins


Board Meetings

All Board meetings, held at WEDU unless otherwise noted, are open to the public and press. The meetings, or portions of, may be closed to consider matters relating to personnel, proprietary information, litigation and other issues requiring the confidential advice of counsel, commercial or financial information obtained from a person on a privileged or confidential basis, or the purchase of property or services whenever the premature exposure of such purchase would compromise the business interests of any such organization.

2018 Meeting Schedule

Wednesday, June 27, 11:30 a.m.
Wednesday, September 26, 11:30 a.m.
Wednesday, December 5, 11:30 a.m.

2018 Board Committee Meetings

Executive Committee:
Wednesday, May 23, 12:00 p.m.
Wednesday, September 12, 12:00 p.m.
Wednesday, October 24, 12:00 p.m.

Audit:
TBA

Budget & Finance:
Wednesday, June 20, 10:30 a.m.
Wednesday, July 18, 10:30 a.m.
Wednesday, September 12, 12:00 p.m.
Wednesday, November 28, 10:30 a.m.

Governance:
TBA

Investment:
Wednesday, April 18, 11:30 a.m.
Wednesday, July 18, 11:30 a.m.
Wednesday, November 28, 11:30 a.m.


Community Advisory Board

A Community Advisory Board (CAB) is required, by federal statute, for every public broadcasting station that is a community licensee. Per the statute and resolution, the CAB provides input to the WEDU governing board – Board of Directors – and supports the station through providing feedback to the programming and communications staff.

2018 Meeting Schedule

Thursday, May 10, 12:00 p.m.
Thursday, July 12, 1:30 p.m.
Thursday, October 11, 12:00 p.m.
Thursday, December 6, 12:00 p.m.


Board Log In

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