Paula Kerger, PBS president (#141)
Paula Kerger, president and chief executive officer of the Public Broadcasting Service, discusses the current state of public broadcasting.
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Among the topics discussed during the program are the role of public broadcasting in today’s media environment, Kerger’s plans for a renewed focus on education at PBS, the relationship between PBS and its member stations, the transition to digital broadcasting, and ventures into a wide variety of other methods of distributing programs. The interview was taped during a visit to Kentucky by Kerger and several other national public broadcasting leaders for discussions and demonstrations of innovative KET educational projects.