Meet Paula Kerger PBS President and CEO

In the above video, Paula Kerger, President of PBS, discusses the importance of education, as well as PBS LearningMedia.

Paula Kerger, President and CEO Paula A. Kerger is president and chief executive officer of PBS, the nation’s largest non-commercial media organization with more than 350 member stations throughout the country. 

Ms. Kerger joined PBS as its sixth president and chief executive in March 2006. Since her arrival, Ms. Kerger has made particularly strong commitments to the arts, news and public affairs, high-quality content for education, diversity, and the use of new technology to bring public media into the lives of all Americans.
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Paula's Recent Speeches

Keynote at PBS Annual Meeting in Miami - May 2013

Keynote at PBS Technology Conference - April 2013

Keynote at PBS Annual Meeting in Denver - May 2012

Keynote at PBS Technology Conference - April 2012

Remarks at PBI International in Singapore - October 2011

Remarks at the 36th Annual Gracie Awards - May 2011

Opening Remarks at PBS Annual Meeting in Orlando - May 2011

    In the Media
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    The Washington Post: 'PBS is beating its competition by focusing on strong women'
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    With 'Downton Abbey' and 'Sherlock,' Los Angeles Times declares 'PBS has become a Sunday night ratings force'
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    In an Op-Ed, PBS KIDS' Lesli Rotenberg addresses school readiness and research findings
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    Series creators discuss 'Peg + Cat' in a Parade Magazine interview
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    12/11/2013 9:18 AM

    The Baltimore Sun: 'Arts Thrive on PBS'
    11/23/2013 1:42 PM

    Lesli Rotenberg, SVP of PBS Children's Media, pens Op-Ed demanding more from mobile media
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    MediaBizBloggers recaps the PBS Summer 2013 Press Tour
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    'PBS is making gains without dumbing down,' reports TheWrap
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    The Associated Press reports 'PBS: Acting like a network as well as service'
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    PBS Parents & PBS KIDS producers offer resources to discuss devastating news with children
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    The Associated Press reports on PBS' 2013 fall schedule
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