Senate Confirms 5 For CPB Board
August 5, 2013 at 5:10 AM (PT)
The Senate has confirmed the nominations of Dr. JANNETTE DATES, BRUCE RAMER, BRENT NELSEN, HOWARD HUSOCK, AND LORI GILBERT to the board of directors of the CORPORATION FOR PUBLIC BROADCASTING.
DATES is Dean Emerita of HOWARD UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF COMMUNICATIONS. RAMER is an attorney at GANG, TYRE, RAMER & BROWN and a returning CPB board member. NELSEN is a professor at FURMAN UNIVERSITY, while HUSOCK serves as VP/Policy Research at the MANHATTAN INSTITUTE and GILBERT, a returning board member, is News Dir. of NBC affiliate KENV-TV (NEWS 10)/ELKO, NV and ELKO BROADCASTING CO. AC KELK-A/ELKO, NV.