Educational Broadcasting Authority

The Educational Broadcasting Authority was established by the West Virginia Legislature in 1963 as a public benefit corporation on behalf of noncommercial educational radio, television and related media as it may consider to be in the best interest of the state.

The Authority holds the licenses for all the West Virginia Public Radio and West Virginia PBS stations in the state. The statute is under West Virginia Code 10-5.

Scott Finn is the Executive Director of the WV Educational Broadcasting Authority.

Current members of the Authority are:

The Honorable Earl Ray Tomblin, Governor, State of West Virginia
 
Kay Goodwin, Secretary, Education & the Arts; Governor's Designee
 
William H. File III, Beckley; Chair
 
Mark Polen, Charleston; Vice Chair
 
Dr. Bruce Berry, WV Higher Education Policy Commission
 
Ann C. Brotherton, Charleston
 
Dr. Corley Dennison, Huntington
 
Michael Martirano, WV Superintendent of Schools
 
Ellen Spears, Elkins
 
Karen Shuler Stakem, Wheeling 
 
Dr. William M. White, WV Board of Education