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

Vijay Srinivas, Chair

Michael Humphrey, Vice Chair

Ronald A.Teplitsky, Treasurer

Evelyn Ingram, Secretary

Trustees

Shiu-Kai Chin, Ph.D.

Robert J. Daino, Director Emeritus

Diane Gayeski

Hanka Grabovica

Peter G. King, AIA

J. Francis Manning, Ed.D.

Marc Nichols

Deryn Pomeroy

Shanelle Benson Reid

Jeffery B. Scheer, Esq.

Thomas Schneider

Francisco Suarez

Colleen Viggiano

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 4:00 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 July, August, and December – at 8:00 a.m. at 415 West Fayette Street, Syracuse NY.

Board of Trustees Meeting Schedule

  1. July 2021 – No Regular Board Meeting
  2. August 2021 – No Regular Board Meeting
  3. September 28, 2021
  4. October 26, 2021
  5. November 23, 2021
  6. December 2021 – No Regular Board Meeting
  7. January 25, 2022
  8. February 22, 2022
  9. March 22, 2022
  10. April 26, 2022
  11. May 24, 2022
  12. June 28, 2022

In general, the Finance Committee meets monthly on the Wednesday before the Board of Trustees meetings, except for July and December, at 4:00 p.m. at 415 West Fayette Street, Syracuse NY.

Finance Committee Meeting Schedule

  1. July 2021 – No Regular Committee Meeting
  2. August 18, 2021 – This meeting will be held by conference only.
  3. September 22, 2021
  4. October 20, 2021
  5. November 17, 2021
  6. December 2021 – No Regular Committee Meeting
  7. January 19, 2022
  8. February 16, 2022
  9. March 16, 2022
  10. April 20, 2022
  11. May 18, 2022
  12. June 22, 2022