NPR Board of Directors
The NPR Board of Directors is responsible for the governance of our 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation. The Board sets the policies and overall direction for NPR management, monitors the performance of NPR, and provides financial oversight.
On November 2, 2015, NPR Members approved a change in the NPR Bylaws to expand the Board of Directors to 23 directors, consisting of 12 Member Directors who are managers of NPR Member stations and are elected to the Board by their fellow Member stations, 9 Public Directors who are prominent members of the public selected by the Board and confirmed by NPR Member stations, the NPR Foundation Chair, and the NPR President & CEO.
NPR Board and Membership Meetings
NPR Member Station Managers
A. Rima Dael
General Manager, WSHU
Vice-Chair, NPR Board of Directors
President and CEO, Louisville Public Media
Executive Director, Iowa Public Radio
President and CEO, KERA
Chief Executive Officer, WBUR
General Manager, WGLT and WCBU
Executive Director, KUER
CEO, St. Louis Public Radio
Executive Director, Marfa Public Radio
General Manager, WAMU
Director & General Manager, WEKU
President of NPR
President and CEO
Chair of the NPR Foundation
Public Members of the Board
Financial, Media and Technology Executive
Designer, Speaker and Consultant
Head of Consumer, Yahoo! Inc.
Lead Thermal Architect, Apple, Inc.
Co-Founder and Partner, The Raine Group
Chair, NPR Board of Directors
Senior Vice President, Retired, Starbucks Coffee Company
Managing Director and Senior Partner, Head of the Media Practice, BCG