Board of Trustees | Emeritus Board | Advisory Board | Senior Staff
Detroit Public Television is governed by a Board of Trustees led by Board Chair, Charles Ciuni, Leader, Automotive Suppliers Practice, Partner, Deloitte LLP. The board is composed of representatives from the local, business, civic, and cultural communities. The station is operated by a professional staff headed by President and CEO Rich Homberg.
DPTV’s Community Advisory Panel, led by Chairman and State Rep. Fred Durhal, Jr., reviews the station’s content (programming, productions) and community engagement and connects the station to ideas and interests of other organizations in Southeast Michigan.
New Board Members in 2013:
Jai Shah, VP - Chief Human Resource Officer, Masco Corporation
Detroit Public TV Trustees on why they support DPTV:
Charles Ciuni, Chair
Rich Homberg, President and CEO
C. Leslie Banas, Esq.
Henry Baskin, Esq.
Jennifer Zbytowski Belveal, Esq.
Eva Garza Dewaelsche
Rainy Hamilton Jr.
James Mitchell, Jr.
Richard Rassel, Esq.
Community Advisory Panel
Fred Durhal, Jr., Chair
Freda G. Sampson
Rich Homberg, President and CEO, email@example.com
John Wenzel, Finance and Fundraising, firstname.lastname@example.org
Jeff Forster, Broadcast Operations, email@example.com
Dan Alpert, Philanthropic Giving, firstname.lastname@example.org
Dave Devereaux, TV, Radio and Digital, email@example.com
Georgeann Herbert, Content and Community Engagement, firstname.lastname@example.org
Ryan Laurie, Membership, email@example.com
John Mark, Engineering, firstname.lastname@example.org
Fred Nahhat, Business Development, email@example.com
Jamie Westrick, Local and National Productions, firstname.lastname@example.org
Tina Woods, Executive Assistant to the President & CEO and to the Chief Financial Officer, email@example.com