Board Of Directors

University Radio Foundation/ WFAE Open Meeting Policy

All regular, special and annual meetings of the Boards are normally open. Members of the public are welcome. Meetings may move into closed session for specific, limited purposes. Public announcements of the meeting schedule are made in accordance with the Communications Act and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.  A schedule of Board, Community Advisory Board and Board Committee meetings is listed below:

Jonathan Buchan, Chair
Essex Richards

Rosalyn Allison-Jacobs, Vice-Chair
Organizational Development Consultant

Ed Williams, Secretary
Writer and editor

Joe O'Connor, President, ex officio
General Manager, WFAE

Scott Anderson
Womble Carlyle

Mark Ethridge
Carolina Parenting, Inc. and writer

Linda Greenwell

Charles Johnson
Robinson, Bradshaw & Hinson, P.A.

Ronald W. Lamberth
Cherry Bekaert, LLP

Richard Lancaster
Carmel Country Club

Barbara Laughlin

Moira LoCascio
McLaughlin Young Group

Melissa McGuire
Sherpa, LLC

Carolyn Shaw
Kirk, Palmer & Thigpen, P.A.

Anasa Sinegal
Central Piedmont Community College

Bilal Soylu
Verian Technologies

Glenn Stewart
SunTrust Robinson Humphrey

Meg Freeman Whalen
University of North Carolina Charlotte

Nick Wharton
Urban League of the Central Carolinas

See the list of our Community Advisory Board members and a schedule of their meetings.

Board Meeting Schedule for 2016

January 20, Full Board

February 25, Executive Committee

March 17, Full Board

April 21, Executive Committee

May 19, Full Board

June 9, Full Board

August 18, Executive Committee

September 15, Full Board

October 20, Executive Committee

November 4, 2:00 p.m., Nominations/Governance Committee

November 4, 3:00 p.m., Development Committee. This is a telephonic meeting, contact WFAE at 704-549-9323 for instructions to join call .

November 10, Full Board

December 8, Full Board

Meetings will take place at noon at the Foundation for the Carolinas, 220 North Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC 28202, unless otherwise noted.