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Boards & Meetings

Governing Board

The Board of Curators of the University of Missouri System holds the FCC licenses to operate KWMU 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.

2016 Meeting Dates:
Thursday, February 11
Thursday, May 12
Thursday, August 11
Thursday, November 10
All meetings will be held at UMSL at Grand Center from 5:00 to 6:30 PM

Friends of St. Louis Public Radio Board of Directors

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:


David Ott (President)
Linda Locke (Vice President)
Kimberly Jade Norwood (Secretary)
Jimmie Lenz (Treasurer)


Rosalie Brasch
Thomas Cohn
Nancy Hawes
Charles Hoffman
Linda Honigfort
Diane Katzman
Lawrence Katzenstein

Carol Swartout Klein
Charlotte Martin
Shanti Parikh
Maurice Quiroga
Kimberly Rayford
Al Rose
Ken Schutte
John Simanowitz
Christopher Sommers
Michele Steinberg
Harvey Wallace
Robert Watt
Richard Weil
David Wells

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 in the Community Room of UMSL at Grand Center, 3651 Olive Street.

Meeting Dates:
January 29, 2015
May 14, 2015
August 13, 2015
November 12, 2015

Diversity Statement

St. Louis Public Radio | 90.7 KWMU and Quincy Public Radio | 90.3 WQUB know that a diverse workforce, management team, governing body, and Community Advisory Board contribute greatly to our knowledge and understanding of the St. Louis and Quincy 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 and WQUB. St. Louis Public Radio | 90.7 KWMU and Quincy Public Radio | 90.3 WQUB will continue to explore new opportunities for achieving and promoting this diversity and to monitor and evaluate our success. The means KWMU and WQUB adopts will always meet the standards of federal and state law, KWMU/WQUB’s Equal Employment Opportunity Policy, and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting’s Diversity Eligibility Criteria.