Wisconsin Public Radio Association

Mission and Vision

Mission: Support Wisconsin Public Radio by engaging in cooperative fundraising, stewardship, and advocacy.

Vision: Wisconsin Public Radio has the resources to inform, educate, entertain and engage.


Public Meeting Notice

WPRA Governance Committee

Date: Friday, February 23, 2024

Location: Zoom

Dial-in: 312-626-6799

Meeting ID: 931 7621 1000

Passcode: 622265


3:00 pm               Welcome

3:05 pm               Approval of previous meeting minutes* (Action Item)

3:10 pm               Discussion of FY25 prospective new Board members

3:25 pm               Discussion of FY25 Board officer election and candidates

3:40 pm               Confirm Day, Date, and Time for Next Meeting

3:50 pm               Adjourn


The Board of the Wisconsin Public Radio Association currently meets about five times each year in: September; November; January; March (if needed); and May.

Currently scheduled WPRA Board of Director meetings include:

  • Thursday, March 21, 2024, 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm, via Zoom
  • Thursday, May 23, 2024, 11:00 am – 3:00 pm, hybrid: via Zoom and at Educational Communications Board, Madison, WI
  • Thursday, September 12, 2024 – hybrid: in Madison and via Zoom 

Currently scheduled Committee meetings include: 

  • Governance Committee – Friday, February 23, 2024, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm, via Zoom
  • Joint Advocacy Committee – Monday, March 4, 2024, 3:00 pm, via Zoom
  • WPRA Investment Sub-Committee – April 12, 2024, 1:00 pm, hybrid: Vilas Hall and via Zoom

Current Board of Directors

Nicholas AbtsWisconsin Rapids
Sarah AshworthLicensee RepresentativeMadison
Niles BermanMadison
Roy ChristiansonChairMadison
Tim CoburnEau Claire
Dede EckelsBayfield
Larry GrahamTreasurerStevens Point
Omar GranadosLa Crosse
Pat HeimSecretaryLa Crosse
Will HsuWausau
Mai Lo LeeAppleton
Peter LundbergFitchburg
Janan NajeebMequon
Fran RauscherWales
Shauna Singh BaldwinMilwaukee
Mike StuartMadison
Paul SturgulHurley
Susan TikalskySpring Green


Would you like to contact the WPRA Board with a comment or question? You may contact us by email at wprainformation@wpr.wisc.edu or write to us at:

Wisconsin Public Radio Association
821 University Avenue
Madison, WI 53706