90.5 WESA is Pittsburgh's NPR News Station.
Our mission is to work for the public to inform people in ways that engage and inspire them to create dialog about community issues and stories.
As southwestern Pennsylvania’s only independent public radio news and information station, we give voice to provocative ideas that foster a vibrant, informed, diverse and caring community.
90.5 WESA can be heard on 90.5 FM in Pittsburgh, PA; 92.3 FM in New Baltimore; 100.5 FM in Johnstown, and 104.1 FM in Ligonier and Somerset.
90.5 WESA is a service of Pittsburgh Community Broadcasting Corporation, a 501-c-3 nonprofit that also operates independent public radio station 91.3 WYEP.
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More about our people here.
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How to Contact Us
Our address is:
67 Bedford Square
Pittsburgh, PA 15203
Business hours are Monday through Friday from 9am to 5pm.
Corporate Support (Underwriting): 412-697-2929
CEO, Terry O'Reilly: firstname.lastname@example.org
Vice President of Audienes and Revenue, John Sutton: email@example.com
Vice President of Finance and Administration, Chris Capato: firstname.lastname@example.org
Vice President of Human Resources and Organizational Development, Courtnae Turko: email@example.com
Executive Editor, Cindi Lash: firstname.lastname@example.org
News Director, Patrick Doyle: email@example.com
Acting Managing Editor, Liz Reid: firstname.lastname@example.org
Host, The Confluence, Kevin Gavin: email@example.com
Director of Major Giving, Kathleen Iducovich: firstname.lastname@example.org
Director of Membership, Jordan Dunn: email@example.com
Director of Audiences and Brand Strategy, Erin Keane Scott: firstname.lastname@example.org
Director of Digital and Content Strategy, Sarah Kovash: email@example.com
Director of Sponsorship Sales, Elsa Heffernan: firstname.lastname@example.org
Board of Directors
Effective January 1, 2016 Essential Public Media, Inc. (dba WESA 90.5fm) merged into its parent company, Pittsburgh Community Broadcasting Corporation (dba WYEP 91.3fm). As part of the merger agreement, the boards of both organizations were combined. Information on board members and board and committee meetings and times can be found at Pittsburgh Community Broadcasting's website.
90.5 WESA Financial and Other Reports including annual 990, audited financial statements, Local Content & Services Report and EEO Report