Board of Directors

Pioneer Public TV is operated by the board of directors for the West Central Minnesota Educational Television Company, a nonprofit organization. Board meetings are held at the offices of Pioneer Public TV (1 Pioneer Drive, Granite Falls, MN) and begin at 9:30 a.m. unless otherwise noted. Standing committees of the board of directors hold meetings at 8:30 a.m. or at other times as listed below. These committee meetings are also held at Pioneer Public TV unless otherwise noted below. Meetings are open to the public.

Mark Olson

Pat Kubly
Granite Falls

Chuck Grussing

La Mont Jacobson
Sacred Heart

Linda Wing

Julie Rath
Redwood Falls

Paul Raymo

Andy Lopez

Deb Economou

Loy Woelber

Pablo Obregon

Rebecca Petersen
Fergus Falls

To contact the Board of Directors, send an email message to:

2019 Meetings

2020 Meetings

January 23 January 22
March 27March 25
June 5June 3
September 25September 23
November 20November 18

Community Advisory Board

Members of the community advisory board (CAB) seek to assist Pioneer in fulfilling its goal to inform, inspire, educate and entertain its viewers by communicating emerging needs of various communities to station management; monitor and evaluate public television programs and content; and give voice to underserved segments of the Pioneer service area.

Community advisory board meetings are held at the office of Pioneer Public TV (1 Pioneer Drive, Granite Falls, MN) and start at 11 a.m. unless otherwise noted. Meetings are open to the public.

Rilee Moulton, Chair

Mona Gregersen

Phil Corrigan

Aaron Olson
Elbow Lake

Laura Knudsen

Janet Timmerman

Tobin Tyler

Tesa Siverhus Maus

Greg Raymo

Sheila M. Tabaka

2019 Meetings

2020 Meetings

February 13 February 12
April 10 April 8
June 5 at 1 p.m.June 3 at 1 p.m.
August 14August 12
October 9October 14
CANCELLED December 11December 9
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Committee Meetings

Pioneer Finance and Audit Committee
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 at 8:15 a.m.

Coming Into View Task Force

​Meetings start at 11 a.m., unless otherwise noted, at 1 Pioneer Drive (Hwy. 23 and Cty. Rd. 39) in Granite Falls.


West Central Minnesota Educational Television Company was incorporated under the Minnesota Nonprofit Corporation Act on February 10, 1959. It is registered as a 501© (3) corporation, Federal Identification Number: 41-6038611.

The property and affairs of the corporation are managed and controlled by the board of directors. The board is comprised of individuals from communities served by Pioneer Public Television who serve three-year terms for a maximum of nine consecutive years. Board members are required to be current members of Pioneer. As required by law, an independent audit of the financial activities is performed on an annual basis.