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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 PBS who serve three-year terms for a maximum of nine consecutive years. Board members are required to be current members of Pioneer PBS. As required by law, an independent audit of the financial activities is performed on an annual basis.

Board of Directors

Pioneer PBS 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 PBS (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 9:30 a.m. or at other times as listed below. These committee meetings are also held at Pioneer PBS unless otherwise noted below. Meetings are open to the public.

2022 Meetings

Wednesday, January 19

Wednesday, March 16

Friday, May 13*

Friday, May 20* (at noon)

Wednesday, June 8

Wednesday, September 28

Wednesday, November 16

*Closed meeting for discussion of matters related to individual employees.  
Members of the Board

To contact the board of directors, send an email message to: yourtv@pioneer.org

Foundation Meetings

2022 Meetings

Wednesday, June 15

Wednesday, September 28

Committee Meetings

Executive Committee

2022 Meetings

Wednesday, January 19* at 8:30 a.m.

Wednesday, February 9* at 3 p.m.

Wednesday, March 15* at 3 pm

Monday, August 8* at 3 p.m.


Pioneer Finance and Audit Committee

2022 Meetings

 

*Closed meeting for discussion of matters related to individual employees.  

Community Advisory Board

Members of the community advisory board (CAB) seek to assist Pioneer PBS 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 PBS service area.

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

2022 Meetings

Wednesday, February 15

Wednesday, April 13

Wednesday, June 15

Wednesday, August 10

Wednesday, October 12

Members of the CAB

To contact the community advisory board, send an email message to: yourtv@pioneer.org

Tesa Siverhus Maus, Acting Chair
Montevideo

Mona Gregersen
Starbuck

Phil Corrigan
Hoffman

Aaron Olson
Elbow Lake

Laura Knudsen
Nelson

Janet Timmerman
Lake Wilson

Greg Raymo
Worthington

Sheila M. Tabaka
Marshall

 

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