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Boards and Meetings

Governing Board

The Board of Curators of the University of Missouri System holds the FCC licenses to operate KWMU, KMST, and WQUB and comprises the governing board for the stations. A listing of current Board members, committees, officers and meeting dates may be found on the UM System’s website. https://www.umsystem.edu/curators The Board of Curators infrequently discusses matters pertaining to the radio stations, however, whenever there is a pertinent meeting agenda item the meeting date will be posted on this website.

Friends of St. Louis Public Radio

The Friends of KWMU, Inc. is a separate 501(c)(3) Community Advisory Board whose purpose is to review programming goals established by management, service provided by the station and significant policy decisions rendered by the station. The board considers and evaluates whether the station’s programming and policies are meeting the specialized educational and cultural needs of the communities served by the station and may make recommendations.


  • Eriko Clevenger Pope (President)
  • Nancy Hawes (2nd Vice President)
  • Sara Yang Bosco (Secretary)
  • Steven A. Frank (Treasurer)
  • Tom Livingston (Interim General Manager, St. Louis Public Radio)

Board Members

  • Jane Arnold
  • Thomas Cohn
  • Allan Connolly
  • Tom Eschen
  • Marc Hirshman
  • Peggy Holly, Emeritus
  • Linda Honigfort
  • Diane Katzman
  • Elizabeth Larson, Generation Listen STL Chair
  • Amy Levin
  • Charlotte Martin
  • Katherine Mauzy
  • Sultan Meghji
  • Harvard Muhm
  • John Nguyen
  • Al Rose, Emeritus
  • Claire Schenk
  • Andrew Schlichter
  • Travis Sheridan
  • Emery Skolfield
  • Jonathan Smith
  • Jeff Tucker

* St. Louis Public Radio staff and board members mourn the loss of Dr. Jonathan Smith: professor, poet, mentor, activist, and father. We're grateful for his extraordinary leadership to St. Louis Public Radio and to the St. Louis community.

Open Meetings

St. Louis Public Radio's Community Advisory Board meetings are open to the public unless closed for a reason recognized by the Communications Act. Anyone may attend any open meeting without registering or providing personal information, unless for safety reasons.

Wednesday, November 17 Meeting 5 p.m.

Meeting ID: 940 6010 9866
Passcode: 887519

Meeting Dates:

March 24, 2021
May 19, 2021
September 22, 2021
November 17, 2021

Diversity Statement

St. Louis Public Radio knows that a diverse workforce, management team, governing body, and Community Advisory Board contribute greatly to our knowledge and understanding of the region’s diverse communities, and to our ability to deliver content and services that will help us attract, grow and engage audiences and help them to achieve their full potential. We endeavor to recruit from a broad pool of candidates enabling us to hire and promote qualified candidates with a variety of cultural and ethnic backgrounds, personal experiences and characteristics, and talents that reasonably reflect the diverse needs and interests of our community.

St. Louis Public Radio will continue to explore new opportunities for achieving and promoting this diversity and to monitor and evaluate our success. The means the policies we adopt will always meet the standards of federal and state law, St. Louis Public Radio's Nondiscrimination Policy, and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting’s Diversity Eligibility Criteria.