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Board Members

Commonwealth Public Broadcasting Corporate Board of Directors: 2018-2019

  • Michael Bisceglia – President and Co-Founder, Stauer Watch and Jewelry Company, President and Co-Founder, Metrix Media
  • Elizabeth E. Appel Blue – VCU Adjunct Faculty, Department of Health Administration
  • Josh Dare – Co-Founder, The Hodges Partnership
  • Stephen Davis – President, Community Investment Collaborative
  • David Gould – Psychiatrist, Tucker Psychiatric
  • Steve Humble – Chief Operating Officer, The Martin Agency
  • James Krauss – Adjunct Faculty, Health Services Administration, JMU
  • Stephen M. Loderick – Partner, Arsenal 401k Advisors
  • Louise Martin – Philanthropist, Community Volunteer
  • Dennis A. McGaugh – President, DIDEX llc
  • Tassie Pippert – Professor, Hart School, JMU
  • Derek Redmond – Senior Counsel, Hamilton Beach Brands, Inc.
  • Tanya Ross – Director, Customer Revenue Management, Dominion Energy Virginia
  • Todd M. Stansbury – Former FCC Attorney, Wiley Rein

Board and Corporate Officers: 2018-2019

  • Josh Dare, Chair of the Board
  • Steve Humble, Vice Chair of the Board
  • Tanya Ross, Treasurer
  • Bill Miller, Interim Chief Executive Officer
  • John Felton, Vice President & General Manager for Programming and Production for Television
  • Ami Kim, Vice President, Digital Distribution
  • Bill Miller, Vice President, Radio, and Secretary to the Board
  • Katherine Mitchell, Vice President for Community Engagement
  • Mark Spiller, Vice President, Engineering, Community Idea Stations
  • Lisa Tait, Vice President, Development, Community Idea Stations

The Community Idea Stations are served by three Community Station Boards, one for television and one for radio in Richmond and one for television in Harrisonsonburg. They consist of volunteers that represent the communities served by those media. Both the Richmond and Harrisonburg television Community Station Boards have members from Charlottesville on them. The Harrisonburg television Community Station Board has members from Staunton and surrounding areas. The Richmond radio Community Station Board has members from Heathsville and Chase City.

WCVE Public Radio Community Station Board: FY18

  • Trish Bernal, Richmond—Chair
  • Emily Cox, Glen Allen
  • David J.L. Fisk, Richmond
  • Peter Herbst, Richmond
  • Karen Inman, Richmond
  • John Mann, Chase City
  • Raymond L. McNaughton, Manakin Sabot
  • Jayne McQuade, Heathsville
  • Deborah Orr, Manakin Sabot
  • Marshall Orr, Richmond
  • Elizabeth A. Palen, Richmond
  • Andrew Ryan, Richmond
  • Susheela Varky, Richmond
  • Paul Vecchione, Henrico
  • Thomas W. Williamson, Jr., Richmond

WCVE PBS | WHTJ PBS Community Station Board: FY18

  • Elizabeth S. Littlefield, Machanicsville—Chair
  • Laura Benton Greer, Richmond
  • Carolyn Conlon, Midlothian
  • Patty Kruszewski, Richmond
  • Judy Marston, Ashland
  • Esther Miller McDermott,  Ashland
  • Deane Parker, Afton
  • Steve Spiro, Midlothian
  • David Selig, Richmond
  • Lisa Zajur, Richmond

WVPT PBS | WHTJ PBS Community Station Board: FY18

  • Peter Jones, Charlottesville—Chair
  • Jack Barber, Charlottesville
  • Erwin Bohmfalk, Waynesville
  • Jenifer Bradford, Staunton
  • Karen Chamblee, Weyers Cave
  • George Gillies, Charlottesville
  • Penny Jones, Charlottesville
  • Jeff Lebowitz, Rockingham
  • Dave Moubray, Mt. Sidney
  • Patrick Farris, Winchester
  • Marie Overstreet, Stuarts Draft
  • Diane Roll, Rockingham
  • David Shreve, Charlottesville
  • Mary Elizabeth Skinner, Harrisonburg
  • Elaine Smith, Rockingham
  • Lowell Smith, Berryville
  • Deb Snarr, Harrisonburg
  • Wayne Mumford
  • Justine Rose, Strasburg
  • Frank Vetting, Bridgewater

The Community Idea Stations Next Gen Board is a group of digitally native volunteers who are helping us use our media to reach the next generation of public media consumers and members.

NEXT GEN Board: FY18

  • Paul Christopher Brockwell, Jr.—Chair
  • Tressie McMillan Cottom
  • Aaron Frisbie
  • Chinikie Goode
  • Morgan Leia Guyer
  • Zachary Phillip Hunt
  • Emily Jasper
  • Brittany Klug
  • Brian McDaniel
  • Matthew Prentice
  • Catherine Rashid
  • Christopher Richardson
  • Jessica Snyder
  • Ernest James White, Jr
  • Megan Womack