CPB Media Room

The CPB Board of Directors Will Meet on Monday, December 3 and Tuesday, December 4, 2012

  • For Immediate Release on November 26, 2012

The CPB Board of Directors will hold its annual meeting in Washington, D.C. on Monday, December 3, 2012 from 9:30 am – 4:30 pm and Tuesday, December 4, 2012 from 9:30 – 10:30 am.

On the draft agenda:

Day One (December 3):

9:30 – 9:45am Public Session (estimated)

  • Approval of Public Session Minutes
  • Chair’s and Directors’ Remarks
  • Committee Chair Reports

9:45am – 12:30pm Executive Session (estimated)

  • Approval of Executive Session Minutes
  • Personnel and Compensation Matters

1:30 – 3:15pm Public Session (estimated)

  • Legislative Update
  • Business Plan Update — American Graduate Day
  • Business Plan Update — CPB’s Military Initiative
  • Presentation of Community Lifeline Award

3:15 – 4:30pm Executive Session (estimated)

  • Discussion of Amendments to By-Laws
  • Personnel Matter

Day Two (December 4):

  • Business Plan Update — Digital Update
  • Affirmative Action Plan
  • Future Agenda Items

With the exception of the executive session, the public may attend and listen to these meetings in the Blair-Killian Board Room, Corporation for Public Broadcasting, 401 Ninth Street, NW, Washington, D.C.

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