APTS Elects New Board MembersAlso names chair and vice chair of noncom station association 2/24/2013 01:33:42 PM Eastern
The Association of Public Television Stations Sunday
announced six new members of its board of trustees.
They are Ronnie Agnew, Mississippi Public Broadcasting;
Edward Kaplan, Maryland Public Broadcasting Commission; Becky Magura, WCTE-TV
Cookeville, Tenn.; Russell J. Peotter, WGBY Public Television, Springfield, Mass.;
Allan Pizzato, WYES New Orleans; and Leslie Wilcox, PBS Hawaii.
The board also named new leadership, naming Polly Anderson,
WUCF-TV Orlando, chair; and John Harrins, Prairie Public Broadcasting, vice chair.
APTS represents noncommercial stations in Washington. It is
currently urging the FCC to clarify the upcoming incentive auctions' impact on
local restrictions on selling TV station license rights.