About MPT

Who's Who

MPT Management

Larry D. Unger • President and Chief Executive Officer
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Steven J. Schupak • Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer
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George R. Beneman II • Senior Vice President, Chief Technology Officer
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Suzanne Schwertman • Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
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Colette Colclough • Vice President, Human Resources
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Betsy Peisach • Vice President, Education
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Linda Taggart • Vice President, Development
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Andrew H. Levine • General Counsel
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Erin Chrest • Managing Director, Major & Planned Giving
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John Davis • Managing Director, MotorWeek
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Michael English • Managing Director, Content
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Randy Farmer-O'Connor • Managing Director, Corporate Support
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Fran Minakowski • Senior Advisor to the President
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Kate Pearson • Managing Director, Programming
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Kristen Penczek • Managing Director, Audience Engagement
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Krista Respass • Managing Director, Early Childhood Education Services
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Susan Wolfinger Schmitt • Managing Director, Human Resources
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Vera Turner • Managing Director, Membership
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Harry Vaughn • Managing Director, Production Services
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Alex Vitalo • Managing Director, Creative Services
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Jennifer White • Managing Director, Digital Fundraising
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Tom Williams • Managing Director, Communications
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Maryland Public Broadcasting Commission

Edward H. Kaplan, Chair » profile
Betty Molina Morgan, Ph.D., Vice Chair
Richard J. Bodorff
Debra A. Bright, Ed.D.
Shelly L. Gardeniers
Irwin R. Kramer
Howard J. Rosen, CPA
Karen B. Salmon, Ph.D.
Beth E. Suarez
Bruce A. Wahl
Ellie K. Wang

2020 Commission meetings

  • Wednesday, January 15, 2020
    Audit Committee at 8:30 a.m.
    Budget & Compensation Committee at 10am
  • Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at 8:30 a.m. » minutes
  • Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at 8:30 a.m. » agenda
  • Tuesday, April 28, 2020 at 11:30 a.m. » agenda
  • Thursday, May 21, 2020 at 1:30pm
    Budget & Compensation Committee
  • Tuesday, May 26, 2020 at 8:30 a.m. » agenda
  • Thursday, June 18, 2020 (evening)
  • Tuesday, September 22, 2020 at 8:30 a.m.
  • Tuesday, October 27, 2020 at 8:30 a.m.
  • Tuesday, November 24, 2020 at 8:30 a.m.

2019 Commission meetings

  • Monday, January 7, 2019 at 3 p.m. (Audit Committee meeting)
  • Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at 11 a.m. (Budget & Compensation Committee meeting)
  • Tuesday, January 22, 2019 at 8:30 a.m.
  • Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at 8:30 a.m.
  • Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at 8:30 a.m.
  • Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at 8:30 a.m. (Budget & Compensation Committee meeting)
  • Thursday, June 27, 2019 (evening)
  • Tuesday, September 24, 2019 at 8:30 a.m.
  • Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at 8:30 a.m.
  • Tuesday, November 26, 2019 at 8:30 a.m. » minutes

MPT Foundation, Inc.

John Anthony Wolf, Esq., Chair
Kathryn D. Lindquist, Vice Chair
Larry D. Unger, President
Richard Bodorff
H. King Corbett
W. Thomas Curtis
Sheldon Dagurt
Robert C. Douglas
Rhea Feikin
Elaine Freeman
Shelly Gardeniers
William B. Gilmore
Edward H. Kaplan
Harry Kassap
Joy Thomas-Moore
Dr. Betty Molina Morgan
Mary Louise Preis
Stanley F. Rodbell
Richard Rynd
Beth E. Suarez
Paul Ullmann
Ellie K. Wang
Patrick Butler, Chair Emeritus