CPB Board of Directors to Meet in Washington, D.C., March 18-19, 2019

Mar 05, 2019

The CPB Board of Directors will meet in Washington, D.C., on Monday, March 18, 2019, from 1:30 – 5:15 p.m. and on Tuesday, March 19, 2019, from 9:30 – 11:15 a.m. 

On the draft agenda:

Day 1

  • Approval of Minutes (public session)
  • Chair’s and Directors’ Remarks
  • Resolution of Condolence for Gary Shivers
  • Election of Board Chair
  • Calendar Year 2019 Board Meeting Dates and Locations discussion
  • President’s Report to the Board
  • Legislative Update
  • Committee Chair Report
  • Journalism Update
  • Education Update
  • Update on Community Service Grant (CSG) Eligibility Requirements

Day 2

  • Update on Public Safety
  • Approval of Minutes (executive session)
  • Update on PBS Interconnection (executive session)
  • Renewal of External Audit Firm (executive session)
  • Update on CPB Office Reconstruction (executive session)
  • Future Agenda Items

With the exception of the executive sessions, the public may attend and listen to these meetings in the Blair-Killian Board Room, Corporation for Public Broadcasting, 401 Ninth Street, NW, Washington, D.C.

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