Board of Trustees

Connecticut Public Broadcasting Inc. (CPBI) is owned by a unique community-based license, with a Board of Trustees serving as stewards of the institution. Trustees serve terms of four years. Elections are held each year at CPBI’s Annual Meeting.

Officers

  • Chair: Francisco L. Borges
  • Vice Chair: Jeffrey S. Hoffman
  • President: Jerry Franklin (Ex Officio)
  • Treasurer: Meg Sakellarides**
  • Secretary: [vacant]
  • Assistant Secretary: Lisa Di Donato Cambria**

Members

  • Joyce Ahrens
    Executive Vice President, The Edgehill Corporation, New York, NY
  • Tim Bannon
    Glastonbury, CT
  • Thomas Barnes
    Chairman, Barnes Group, Inc. Bristol, CT
  • Francisco Borges
    Chairman and Managing Partner, Landmark Partners Inc., Simsbury, CT
  • Bruce Bozsum
    Chairman, The Mohegan Tribe, Uncasville, CT
  • Paul Bucha
    President,Terra Mark II, LLC, Ridgefield, CT
  • Gregory Butler
    Senior Vice President and General Counsel, Northeast Utilities, Berlin, CT
  • Christopher Campbell
    President and Chief Executive Officer, Palace Digital Production Center, South Norwalk, CT
  • Gayle Capozzalo
    Executive Vice President, Yale New Haven Health System, New Haven, CT
  • Arnold Chase
    Executive Vice President, Chase Enterprises, Hartford, CT
  • Daniel Crown
    President, Red Crown Entertainment, New York, NY
  • Christopher M. Dadlez
    President and Chief Executive Officer, Saint Francis Hospital, Hartford, CT
  • Arthur Diedrick
    Morris, CT
  • Jeffrey A. Flaks
    Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Hartford HealthCare, Hartford, CT
  • Jerry Franklin
    (Ex Officio), President and Chief Executive Officer, Connecticut Public Broadcasting, Inc., Hartford, CT
  • Lynn Fusco
    President, The Fusco Corporation, New Haven, CT
  • Jeffrey Hoffman
    Co-Chairman, Hoffman Auto Group, East Hartford, CT
  • Peter G. Kelly
    Senior Principal, Updike, Kelly & Spellacy PC, Hartford, CT
  • Mary McLaughlin
    Senior Vice President, Comcast Western New England,Berlin, CT
  • Thea Montanez
    Managing Director, Montanez Consulting, LLC, Hartford, CT
  • William Nickerson
    President, Eugene A Hoffman Management Inc., New York, NY
  • George Norfleet
    Director, The Office of Film, Television & Digital Media,Hartford, CT
  • Faye Preston
    Principal, Rock Hill Associates, LLC, Litchfield, CT
  • Brian A. Renstrom
    Partner, Blum, Shapiro & Company, P.C., West Hartford, CT
  • Rick Richter
    Zachary Shuster Harmsworth, New York, NY
  • Meg Sakellarides
    ** Chief Financial Officer, Connecticut Public Broadcasting, Inc., Hartford, CT
  • Eugene Salorio
    UConn School of Business/Management Department, Storrs, CT
  • John Soto
    President/Owner, Space-Craft Manufacturing, New Haven, CT
  • E. Roger Williams
    Founder and President, Roger Wilco Productions, LLC, New Canaan, CT
  • Jay Youngling
    President, Independent Resources, Inc., Litchfield, CT
  • Michael Zebarth
    Director, PIMMS/Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT

Edith Bjornson, Laura Lee Simon & Carl Chadburn – Trustees Emeriti

**Officer of the Corporation, not a Trustee 


Meetings

Connecticut Public Broadcasting, Inc.
Board of Trustees Meetings
2014-2015

All meetings of Connecticut Public Broadcasting, Inc. and its Committees are open to the public except for the Compensation Committee meetings, which are closed meetings.

The dial-in for all telephonic meetings is 1-800-989-2842, conference ID 278-5310.

Date: Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Time: 12:00 p.m.
Location: CPTV Studios, 1049 Asylum Ave., Hartford, CT

Date: Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Time: 12:00 p.m.
Location: CPTV Studios, 1049 Asylum Ave., Hartford, CT

Date: Tuesday, January 27, 2015
Time: 12:00 p.m.
Location: Yale New Haven Health System
789 Howard Avenue
Bishop Conference Room
1058 Clinic Building
New Haven, CT 06519

Date: Thursday, April 9, 2015
Time: TBD
Location: TBD

Date: Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Time: 12:00 p.m.
Location: Winvian
155 Alain White Road
Morris, CT 06763

Annual Meeting

Date: Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Time: 12:00 p.m.
Location: CPTV Studios, 1049 Asylum Ave, Hartford, CT

Audit Committee Meetings

Date: Friday, September 5, 2014 (Audit Closing Conference)
Time: 9:00 a.m.
Location: CPTV Studios, 1049 Asylum Ave, Hartford, CT

Date: Friday, October 24, 2014
Time: 11:00 a.m.
Location: CPTV Studios, 1049 Asylum Ave, Hartford, CT

Date: Monday, February 9, 2015
Time: 11:00 a.m.
Location: CPTV Studios, 1049 Asylum Ave, Hartford, CT

Date: Friday, May 15, 2015
Time: 11:00 a.m.
Location: CPTV Studios, 1049 Asylum Ave, Hartford, CT

Finance Committee Meetings

Date: Friday, September 19, 2014
Time: 11:00 a.m.
Location: Via Conference Call

Date: Friday, November 21, 2014
Time: 11:00 a.m.
Location: Via Conference Call

Date: Friday, January 23, 2015
Time: 11:00 a.m.
Location: Via Conference Call

Date: Friday, March 27, 2015
Time: 11:00 a.m.
Location: Via Conference Call

Date: Thursday, May 21, 2014
Time: 11:00 am
Location: Via Conference Call

Investment Committee Meetings

Date: Friday, July 25, 2014

Time: 11:00 am

Location: Via Conference Call

Date: Friday, November 21, 2014
Time: 12:00 pm
Location: Via Conference Call

Date: Friday, January 23, 2015
Time: 12:00 pm
Location: Via Conference Call

Date: Friday, April 24, 2015
Time: 11:00 am
Location: Via Conference Call

Date: July 24, 2015
Time: 11:00 am
Location: Via Conference Call

Public Policy Committee Meetings

Date: February 24, 2015
Time: 2:00 pm
Location: Via conference call

Nominating Committee Meetings

Date: TBD
Time: TBD
Location: CPTV Studios, 1049 Asylum Ave., Hartford

Fund Development Committee Meetings

Date: February 27, 2015
Time: 2:00 pm
Location: Via conference call

Compensation Committee Meetings

Date: Friday, January 16, 2015 – Closed Meeting
Time: 1:00 p.m.
Location: Via Conference Call

Strategic Planning Committee Meeting

Date: TBD
Time: TBD
Location: TBD


To Contact Board of Trustees
Contact: Lisa Di Donato Cambria, Board Liaison
Tel: (860) 275-7222
E-mail: [email protected]