Leadership Team


PBS Corporate Officers & Senior Executives

Paula Kerger *
President & CEO
Jonathan Barzilay *
Chief Operating Officer
Barbara Landes *
Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer, and Senior Vice President, Corporate Services
Katherine Lauderdale *
Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary
Mary L. Plantamura *
Associate General Counsel and Assistant Corporate Secretary
Tom Tardivo *
Senior Vice President, Finance & Business Development
Mario Vecchi *
Chief Technology Officer
Betsy Gerdeman
Senior Vice President, Development Services
Beth Hoppe
Chief Programming Executive and General Manager, General Audience Programming
Michael Kelley
Senior Vice President, Programming & Business Affairs
Brian J. Reddington
Executive Director, PBS Foundation

Lesli Rotenberg
Senior Vice President and General Manager, Children’s Media and Education
Ira Rubenstein
Chief Digital and Marketing Officer
Juan Sepúlveda
Senior Vice President, Station Services

Jayme Swain
Senior Vice President, Strategy and Operations


*Denotes Corporate Officer