Board of Trustees & Management

WCNY first signed on the air in 1965. It is a public, non-commercial broadcasting station governed by the Public Broadcasting Council of Central New York, Inc., a non-profit corporation. The Board of Trustees of the Council represents our listeners and viewers, as well as local business, civic organizations, educational and cultural institutions.

Board of Trustees Officers

Michael Humphrey, Chairman

Jody Manning, Vice Chairman

Ronald A. Teplitsky, Treasurer

Evelyn Ingram, Secretary

Trustees

Shanelle Benson-Reid

Shiu-Kai Chin

Anthony Farella

Greg Fedele

Diane Gayeski

Hanka Grabovica

Jon Jensen

Peter G. King

Maria Murray

Deryn Pomeroy

Thomas Schneider

Vijay Srinivas

Francisco Suàrez

Colleen Viggiano

Director Emeritus: Robert Daino

Board and Committee Meeting Schedules

In compliance with Section 396 (k) of the Communications Act, The Public Broadcasting Council of Central New York, Inc. (WCNY) maintains an open meeting policy. The public is welcome at all meetings unless the meeting goes into Executive Session (closed). Interested parties wishing to attend should contact the Public Broadcasting Council of Central New York before 4 p.m. the previous day by calling (315) 453-2424.

In general, the Board of Trustees meet monthly on the fourth Tuesday of every month (except for December) at 8 a.m. at 415 West Fayette Street, Syracuse NY.

Board of Trustees Meeting Schedule

  1. September 27, 2022
  2. October 25, 2022
  3. November 22, 2022
  4. January 24, 2023
  5. February 28, 2023
  6. March 28, 2023
  7. April 25, 2023
  8. May 23, 2023
  9. June 27, 2023

In general, the Finance Committee meets monthly on the Wednesday before the Board of Trustees meetings (except for December) at 4 p.m. at 415 West Fayette Street, Syracuse NY.

Finance Committee Meeting Schedul

  1. September 21, 2022
  2. October 19, 2022
  3. November 16, 2022
  4. January 18, 2023
  5. February 15, 2023
  6. March 15, 2023
  7. April 19, 2023
  8. May 17, 2023
  9. June 21, 2023