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Governing and Advisory Bodies

Working behind the scenes to create the best in public radio.

Fordham University Board of Trustees, Executive Committee

WFUV is the member-supported public media service licensed to Fordham University. The station’s governing board is The Executive Committee of Fordham University’s Board of Trustees.

  • Robert D. Daleo, Chair
  • Don Almeida
  • Mary Anne Sullivan
  • Darlene Luccio Jordan
  • Brian W. MacLean
  • Stephen J. McGuinness
  • Joseph M.  McShane SJ
  • Henry S. Miller
  • Thomas J. Regan SJ
  • Thomas Scirghi SJ

WFUV Advisory Board

The Advisory Board is very involved with the station on a regular basis, in support of activities such as strategic planning, events, and fundraising.

  • Thao Matlock (Co-Chair, WFUV Advisory Board)
  • Laurie Sprayregen (Co-Chair, WFUV Advisory Board), Sprayregen Real Estate Advisors
  • Irwyn Applebaum
  • Hugo Barreca, National Standard Finance, LLC
  • Susan Bershad, M.D., Mount Sinai
  • Ann Blinkhorn, Blinkhorn, L.L.C.
  • Theo Dotson
  • Karen Sloe Goodman, Jacob Burns Film Center
  • Judy Haselton, Harmony Financial
  • John Heller, Private Investor
  • John A Herrmann, Jr., Lincoln International, LLC (Retired)
  • Patty Lipshutz, MOMA (Retired)
  • Peter Madonia, The Rockefeller Foundation (Retired)
  • Richard Mines, WB Wood
  • Michael Rooney
  • Jordan Seaman, Private Investor
  • Peter Smith, TPG Real Estate
  • Richard Spitz
  • Larry Taylor, StoneCastle Securities, LLC.
  • Joe Wekselblatt, Angelo, Gordon & Co.
  • Peter M. Ziemba, WisdomTree Investments

Community Advisory Board

WFUV is grateful to our CAB for their work reviewing the impact of our programming and community service efforts, including our Strike a Chord public service campaign. The Community Advisory Board meets four times a year at WFUV's Broadcast Center in Keating Hall on Fordham's Rose Hill Campus in Bronx, NY. Meetings are open to the public. Dates for the quarterly meetings are posted here annually and​ announced on air at least seven days in advance.

WFUV's Community Advisory Board has several openings, beginning in January, 2021. All meetings via Zoom. If you're interested in joining our indispensable group of public spirited listeners, fill out this application form.

Upcoming meeting dates:

  • Tuesday, December 8 at 6pm
  • Tuesday, January 19 at 6pm
  • Tuesday, June 8 at 6pm
All meetings via Zoom. Individuals interested in attending, please RSVP to


WFUV Community Advisory Board:

  • Philip Papaelias, Chair
  • E.J. Harrison, Vice Chair
  • Patricia Carroll, Secretary
  • Will Fonseca
  • Monica Foster
  • Ellen S. Friedenberg
  • Stephen Gaines
  • Karen Goodman
  • Chris Hooper
  • John Kelly
  • Cathy Maher Smith
  • Claire Mangan
  • Fleur Martino
  • Jordan Moss
  • Victoria A. Osborne
  • Jeffrey Pollack
  • Walter Primoff
  • Jennifer Proga
  • Janine Werner
  • Patricia M. White


WFUV Honorary Advisory Board

  • Jackson Browne
  • Edie Falco
  • Nora Guthrie
  • Norah Jones
  • Jorma Kaukonen
  • Tim Robbins
  • Martin Scorsese
  • Paul Simon
  • James Taylor
  • Suzanne Vega