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Board of Directors

The WQED Multimedia Board of Directors is a volunteer group of people from the community who set the mission and strategic direction of WQED.

The Board is composed of no fewer than 20 and no more than 31 members, all of whom are elected at the Annual Meeting and represent the WQED viewing area.

The Board meets four times a year, with a combined meeting with the Community Advisory Board (CAB) at the annual meeting.

The Board has five standing committees which meet throughout the year: Executive and Corporate Planning; Content and Distribution; Finance, Business and Operations; Audit; and Governance.

All board and committee meetings of WQED are open to the public. They are held in the Hillman Conference Room at WQED, 4802 Fifth Avenue, Oakland.

Board of Directors Meetings FY 2016

Thursday, September 24, 2015 6:00 pm ANNUAL MEETING
Thursday, October 22, 2015 5:00 – 7:00 pm ORIENTATION for new Board members
Thursday, October 29, 2015 8:00 am Finance, Business & Operations
Thursday, November 19, 2015 2:00 pm COMMITTEE DAY
Thursday, December 17, 2015 5:00 pm WINTER BOARD MEETING
Thursday, January 28, 2016 8:00 am Finance, Business & Operations
Thursday, February 25, 2016 2:00 pm COMMITTEE DAY
Thursday, March 31, 2016 5:00 pm SPRING BOARD MEETING
Thursday, April 28, 2016 8:00 am Finance Business & Operations Meeting
Thursday, May 26, 2016 2:00 pm COMMITTEE DAY
July 2016 Meetings scheduled as needed
August 2016 Meetings scheduled as needed
Thursday, September 8, 2016 2:00 pm COMMITTEE DAY
Thursday, September 29, 2016 6:00 pm ANNUAL MEETING

Committee Day Schedule

Development Committee 2:00 pm
Governance Committee 3:00 pm
Content & Distribution Committee 4:00 pm
Finance, Business & Operations 5:00 pm
Executive Committee if needed 6:00 pm

WQED Multimedia Officers 2016

William R. Caroselli
Caroselli, Beachler, McTiernan & Conboy

Donna C. Peterman
Executive Vice President
Chief Communications Officer
The PNC Financial Services Group

President & Chief Executive Officer
Deborah L. Acklin
WQED Multimedia



WQED Multimedia Board of Directors 2016

Marcela Bohm-Velez
President, Weinstein Imaging Associates

Nancy Bromall Barry
Retired Shareholder
Schneider Downs

Georgia Berner
Berner International Corporation

Randy Crawford
Midstream, Distribution & Commercial
EQT Corporation

Mary Ann Dunham
Buchanan Ingersoll Rooney, PC

Joy Evans
Vice President

Christine Fulton

Josh Knauer
President and CEO
Rhiza, Inc.

Joe Manich
Senior Director

Lorna McGhee
Principal Flute
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

W. Thomas McGough, Jr.
Sr. V.P. and Chief Legal Officer

Carl Moulton
Sr. Vice President, International
Allegheny Technologies, Inc.

Mildred S. Myers
Teaching Professor of Management Communication Emerita
Tepper School of Business
Carnegie Mellon University

Dan Onorato
Chief Government Relations & Community Affairs Officer
Highmark Health

Cassandra Pan
Fenner Dunlop Americas

Conor Platt
Founder and CEO
Confluence Capital Management, L.P.

Gregory Scott
Deloitte Consulting LLP

James Singer
Attorney at Law
Fox Rothschild LLP

> Frances Stewart
Creative Products International

Caroline West
General Counsel
Franklin West, Inc

WQED Multimedia Community Advisory Board Fiscal Year 2016

Nina Deibler, Chair
Robert Barr
Gina Blackburn
Paul Block
Kenya Boswell
Nicolas Cafardi
Kim Cauley Eckel
Amy Cribbs
Betty Cruz
Arwen Davis
Austin Davis
Tracey Evans
Marlon Ferguson
Meredith Grelli
Michael Grzesiak
Paul Homick
Seth Hufford
Kevin Jenkins
Derrick Lopez
Colleen McMullen
Laurie Mizrahi
Luke Moran
Tanya Moximchalk
Suzi Neft
Dolores Nypaver
Patricia Putman
Meagan Reed
Michael Sexauer
Mell Steven-Cosnek
Susan Stuart
Donna Taylor
Sarah Thurston
Kelly Kochamba Wesolosky
Alison Wolfson

Trustees Emeriti

James E. Abraham
Debra L. Caplan
Herbert Bennett Conner
Elsie Hillman
W. Thomas McGough, Jr.
George L. Miles, Jr.
James C. Roddey
Richard L. Stover
Dr. Albert C. Van Dusen
Deceased: Donald Clem

Honor Board

Benno A. Bernt
Eva Tansky Blum
Theodore Bovard
JoAnne Boyle - Deceased
Ellen Brooks
Michael Bryson
Carolyn Byham
William C. Byham
Frank V. Cahouet
Edward W. Diggs
Hilda Pang Fu
Mona N. Generett, Ph.D.
Brenda Gregg
Chuck Gregory
Marcia Gumberg
Roy W. Haley
Jack S. Isherwood
Diana Jannetta
Clyde Jones
Julius Jones
Michelle Jones
Lawrence W. Kaplan
Donald C. Korb
Daniel J. Lebish
Chris Leech
Claudette R. Lewis
William Lieberman
Leon Lynch
James Maher
Mary Lou McLaughlin
Kevin McMahon
Mickey McManus
Kathleen Mulcahy
John Murray
Christopher Pappas
Joseph P. Platt
William H. Rackhoff
Herman Reid
D. Jin Song
Bill Waterkotte
Syliva C. Wilson
Deceased: Gwen Elliott

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