Boards & 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. 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. Current board members of Friends of KWMU, Inc. are:


Charlotte Martin (President)
Nancy Hawes (Vice President)
Sara Yang Bosco (Secretary)
Brad Bishop (Treasurer)
Tim Eby (Director and General Manager, St. Louis Public Radio)

Board Members

Thomas Cohn
Allan Connolly
Tom Eschen
Steven Frank
Rachel Hirshberg
Peggy Holly (Emeritus)
Linda Honigfort
Diane Katzman

Carol Swartout Klein
Elizabeth Larson (Generation Listen STL Chair)
Amy Levin
Katherine Mauzy
Harvard Muhm
John Nguyen
Kimberly Jade Norwood
Shanti Parikh

Eriko Clevenger Pope
Al Rose (Emeritus)
Claire Schenk
Andrew Schlichter
Ken Schutte
Emery Skolfield
Jonathan Smith
Michelle deSilva

Open Meetings

St. Louis Public Radio | 90.7 KWMU governing board and 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.

All meetings will be held at UMSL at Grand Center, 3651 Olive, St Louis, 63108, from 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Meeting Dates:
March 18, 2020
May 20, 2020
July 22, 2020
September 16, 2020
November 11, 2020

Diversity Statement

St. Louis Public Radio | 90.7 KWMU, Quincy Public Radio | 90.3 WQUB, and Rolla Public Radio | 88.5 KMST know that a diverse workforce, management team, governing body, and Community Advisory Board contribute greatly to our knowledge and understanding of the St. Louis, Quincy, and Rolla/Lebenon 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 the communities served by KWMU, WQUB, and KMST.

St. Louis Public Radio | 90.7 KWMU, Quincy Public Radio | 90.3 WQUB, and Rolla Public Radio | 88.5 KMST will continue to explore new opportunities for achieving and promoting this diversity and to monitor and evaluate our success. The means KWMU, WQUB and KMST adopts will always meet the standards of federal and state law, KWMU/WQUB/KMST’s Equal Employment Opportunity Policy, and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting’s Diversity Eligibility Criteria.