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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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: email@example.com
Vice President, Audienes and Revenue, John Sutton: firstname.lastname@example.org
Vice President, Broadcasting, Mike Sauter: email@example.com
Vice President, Human Resources and Organizational Development, Courtnae Turko: firstname.lastname@example.org
Executive Editor, Cindi Lash: email@example.com
Controller, Lan Yin: firstname.lastname@example.org
Managing Editor, Maria Carter: email@example.com
Director, Digital News Initiatives, Patrick Doyle: firstname.lastname@example.org
Director, Programming and Operations, Helen Wigger: email@example.com
Host, The Confluence, Kevin Gavin: firstname.lastname@example.org
Director, Major Giving, Kathleen Iducovich: email@example.com
Director, Membership, Jordan Dunn: firstname.lastname@example.org
Director, Technology, Jason Price: email@example.com
Director, Marketing, Michele Klingensmith: 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