Board and Executives

The WHYY Board of Directors sets policy, approves capital and operating budgets, and establishes goals and objectives. Members may serve five consecutive two-year terms. View the 2023 WHYY Board and Committee meeting schedule.

WHYY Executive Staff

William J. MarrazzoPresident and Chief Executive Officer

Kyra G. McGrathExecutive Vice President/President, New Ventures and Enterprises

Art EllisSenior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer

Richard BaniewiczVice President, Digital Products and Services

Ruth ClauserVice President, Administrative Services

Frank GlavinChief Information Officer

Sarah GloverVice President, News and Civic Dialogue

Terri MurrayChief Content Officer

Nancy StuskiVice President, Institutional Advancement

Kevin YoshiokaVice President, Finance and Analysis

WHYY Board of Directors



Michael Araten

President and CEO
Sterling Drive Ventures

Barbara Austell
(Chair, Finance Committee and Treasurer)

Former Sr. VP Finance & Treasurer
Philadelphia, PA

Barbara C. Bisgaier
(Vice Chair)

Retired Managing Director
The PFM Group
Philadelphia, PA

Durga Bobba

Vice President
Vaccines Commercialization Lead

Steven Scott Bradley

Bradley & Bradley Associates, Inc.
Philadelphia, PA

Flora M. Castillo, C.H.I.E.

PIVOT Strategies, LLC
Ventnor, NJ

Diane Siegel Danoff

Dechert LLP

Rina Desai

Eigen X

Nina M. Gussack

Senior Counsel
Troutman Pepper Hamilton Sanders LLP
Philadelphia, PA

La-Toya P. Hackney

Senior Vice President
General Counsel and Secretary
Malvern, PA

Eric Helt

Vice President, Infrastructure Projects
Exelon Utilities
Philadelphia, PA

Michelle Hong

Managing Wealth Advisor
Northern Trust

Peggy Leimkuhler

First Trust

Christopher Lukach

Mount Laurel, NJ

Cheryl D. Maddox

General Counsel
Philadelphia, PA

William J. Marrazzo

President and Chief Executive Officer
WHYY, Inc.
Philadelphia, PA

Ralph W. Muller

Former Chief Executive Officer
University of Pennsylvania Health Services
Philadelphia, PA

William B. Petersen

General Counsel
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Philadelphia, PA

Jennifer Roberts

Chase Business Banking
Wilmington, DE

Jennifer Rodriguez

President and CEO
Greater Philadelphia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
Philadelphia, PA

John F. Salveson
(Chairman of the Board)

Salveson Stetson Group
Radnor, PA

Michael Sneed

Former Executive Vice President, Global Corporate Affairs &
Chief Communication Officer
Johnson & Johnson
New Brunswick, NJ

Helen Stimson

Former Chief Operating Officer
New Castle, DE

L. Frederick Sutherland

Former EVP and Chief Financial Officer
Philadelphia, PA

Eugene R. Young, Jr.

DE State Housing Authority

Stephanie Zarus

Managing Director of Innovation
Avancer Group
W. Conshohocken, PA

Marban McGraw Sparkman
(Director Emeritus)

Community Member
Radnor, PA

Kyra G. McGrath
(Assistant Secretary)

Executive Vice President / President New Ventures and Enterprises
WHYY, Inc.

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