Board of Trustees

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.

Officers:

  1. Jeffrey B. Scheer, Esq., Chairman of the Board
  2. James C. Burns, CFA, Vice Chair
  3. Evelyn Carter, Secretary
  4. Shiu-Kai Chin, Ph.D. , Treasurer

Members:

  1. Robert J. Daino
  2. Crystal DeStefano, APR
  3. Robert A. Dracker, M.D.
  4. Karla Miles Green
  5. Richard Hezel, Ph.D.
  6. Francis Manning
  7. Elizabeth R. Martin
  8. Neil A. Rube, Esq.
  9. Thomas W. Schneider
  10. Jake Tanksley, SPHR, SHRM-SCP
  11. Ronald A. Teplitsky
  12. Jason J. Wallace

 

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. Interested parties wishing to attend should contact the Public Broadcasting Council of Central New York before 4 p.m. on the previous day by calling (315) 453-2424.

In general, the Board of Trustees meets monthly on the last Tuesday of every month, with the exception of July, August and December, at 8:00 a.m. at 415 West Fayette Street, Syracuse NY. The upcoming meeting schedule is as follows:

  • September 27, 2016
  • October 25, 201 – the October 25th meeting went into Executive Session to discuss a matter concerning an individual employee.
  • November 22, 2016
  • January 31, 2017
  • February 28, 2017
  • March 28, 2017
  • April 25, 2017
  • May 30, 2017
  • June 27, 2017.

In general, the Finance Committee meets monthly on the third Wednesday of every month, with the exception of August and December, at 4:15 p.m. at 415 West Fayette Street, Syracuse NY. The upcoming meeting schedule is as follows:

  • July 25, 2016
  • September 21, 2016
  • October 19, 2016
  • November 16, 2016
  • January 25, 2017
  • February 22, 2017
  • March 22, 2017
  • April 19, 2017
  • May 24, 2017
  • June 21, 2017.
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