Board of Trustees

A 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization, New York Public Radio is governed by an independent Board of Trustees that meets regularly throughout the year. There are currently 28 NYPR Trustees, headed by Chair Timothy A. Wilkins. A portion of the Board of Trustees meetings are open to the public. If you are a member of the public interested in attending a Board or Committee meeting, please contact Caledonia Kearns at (646) 829-4352 in advance.  As permitted by law, portions of NYPR Board of Trustees meetings, and various Committee meetings, may be closed to the public. In those cases, the meeting and reason for its closure are indicated here.


Board and Committee Meetings 

July

No meetings scheduled 

August 

Monday, August 8, 2022
Investment Committee Meeting 
3:00-4:30 pm
This meeting was held in closed session for a discussion of proprietary and confidential information.   

September 

Wednesday, September 21, 2022
Finance Committee Meeting
10:00-11:00am
This meeting was held in closed session for a discussion of proprietary and confidential information. 

Tuesday, September 27, 2022
Compensation Committee
4:00-5:00pm
This meeting will be held in closed session for a discussion of proprietary and confidential information. 

Thursday, September 29, 2022 
Board of Trustees Meeting 
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Interested members of the public may join for the public session of the meeting at 3:00-3:45pm by dialing (605) 313-5760, access code: 5463745. The remainder of this meeting to be held in closed session for discussion of proprietary and confidential information.  

October 

Thursday, October 6, 2022
Development Committee Meeting
3:30-5:00pm

Wednesday, October 12, 2022 
Investment Committee Meeting 
12:00-1:30pm

Thursday, October 13, 2022
Governance Committee Meeting 
4:00-5:30pm 

November

Tuesday, November 8, 2022
Joint Audit and Finance Committee Meeting
4:00-5:30pm

Thursday, November 17, 2022
Board of Trustees Meeting
3:00-6:00pm 

December 

Thursday, December 8, 2022
Investment Committee Meeting 
4:00-5:30pm 

January 

Tuesday, January 19, 2023
Investment Committee Meeting 
11:00-12:30pm 

Tuesday, January 19, 2023
Governance Committee Meeting 
4:00-5:30pm 

February 

Wednesday, February 8, 2023
Finance Committee Meeting 
4:00-5:30pm

Thursday, February 9, 2023
Development Committee Meeting
4:00-5:30pm

Thursday, February 16, 2023
Board of Trustees Meeting 
3:00-6:00pm 

Thursday, February 23, 2023
Audit Committee Meeting 
4:00-5:30pm 

March 

No meetings currently scheduled

April 

Thursday, April 20, 2023
Governance Committee Meeting
4:00-5:30pm

Friday, April 21, 2023
Investment Committee Meeting
11:00-12:30pm

Wednesday, April 26, 2023
Finance Committee Meeting 
4:00-5:30pm 

Thursday, April 27, 2023 
Audit Committee Meeting 
4:00-5:30pm 

May

Thursday, May 4, 2023 
Board of Trustees Meeting 
2:00-6:00pm 

June 

Wednesday, June 7, 2023
Finance Committee Meeting
4:00-5:30pm


Thursday, June 15, 2023
Board of Trustees Meeting 
4:00-6:00pm 


Board of Trustees 
Timothy A. Wilkins, Chair
Leah C. Johnson, Vice Chair
Josh Empson, Vice Chair
Marc Chamlin, Secretary
Anand Desai, Treasurer
Cynthia King Vance, Interim President & CEO

John Borthwick
Richard S. Brail
Laurie Cumbo, ex officio*
Tanuja M. Dehne
Jeanne Fogel
David Gelobter
MaryAnne Gilmartin
Paul Hsi
Joanne Kwong
Anne Stark Locher
Aaron R. Marcu
John S. Rose
Jon W. Rotenstreich
Joshua Sapan
Peter Shapiro
Warren Spector
Howard S. Stein
Mayo S. Stuntz, Jr.
Nicki Newman Tanner
Emily Tow
Carl Weisbrod
Bradley A. Whitman

 

Honorary Trustees
Judith M. Carson
Peter H. Darrow
Eduardo G. Mestre
Bethany Millard
Herb Scannell
Susan Solomon
Andrea L. Taylor
Wilma S. Tisch
Lulu C. Wang
Alan G. Weiler
Frank D. Yeary

 

How Do I Contact the Board of Trustees?
You may write to the NYPR Board of Trustees c/o Timothy A. Wilkins, Chair, New York Public Radio, 160 Varick Street, New York, NY 10013. You may also leave a general message for the Board by calling New York Public Radio's Listener Services at (646) 829-4000 or by using our contact form

Meeting minutes available upon request by contacting Caledonia Kearns at (646) 829-4352.