WUNC Public Radio, LLC Board of Directors
WUNC LLC Board meetings are generally open to the public and take place at WUNC's conference room located at 120 Friday Center Drive, Chapel Hill, NC, or in WUNC's conference room at American Tobacco Campus, Bay 6, Ste 600, Durham, NC.
The LLC board meets three to four times this year, dates and times of the meetings are posted to our website in advance.
For questions, please contact WUNC Acting President and General Manager, Nora Casper, at 919-445-9150.
The WUNC Public Radio, LLC Board of Directors will meet virtually on Thursday, September 22, 2022 from 2 – 4pm.
- The meeting can be accessed at https://us06web.zoom.us/j/89198266864
- By phone at: +1 309-205-3325
- Webinar ID: 891 9826 6864
- International numbers available: https://us06web.zoom.us/u/kb2hv2WFMj
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s Board of Trustees has appointed a Board of Directors to provide strategic oversight to WUNC Public Radio, LLC. Following is a list of current members:
Michael J. Schoenfeld Chairperson
Michael Schoenfeld of Durham is a Partner with Brunswick Group. Previously, he was Vice President for Public Affairs and Government Relations at Duke University. He has held senior executive positions at the Corporation for Public Broadcasting and Vanderbilt University, and has served as board chair of WPLN – Nashville (Tenn.) Public Radio. He previously chaired the WUNC Community Advisory Board.
Alexia N. Fields Vice Chairperson
Alexia Fields of Hope Mills is a Department of the Army Civilian and a Colonel in the United States Army Reserve. A graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point, Alexia commissioned in the United States Army in 2002. She earned numerous awards and served in various posts around the world. Alexia is a longtime listener of public radio and a member of WUNC’s Leadership Circle.
Teresa Artis Neal
Teresa Artis Neal of Cary is a media attorney at Trans World Radio in Cary. Previously, she was vice president of business affairs at a Turner Broadcasting subsidiary in Atlanta, Georgia and general counsel of Capitol Broadcasting Company in Raleigh. She has provided legal and strategic counsel to local, national and global media organizations. She currently serves on the governing boards of UNC Chapel Hill and UNC Rex Healthcare. Artis Neal is a graduate of UNC Chapel Hill and Harvard Law School. In 2016, she was the recipient of UNC’s Davie Award in recognition of extraordinary service to the University.
Hannah Gage of Wilmington is a retired broadcast executive. A UNC-Chapel Hill journalism graduate, she is former chair of the UNC Board of Governors and the UNC-Wilmington Board of Trustees. She was a member of the WHQR Public Radio Board of Directors in Wilmington and has served on numerous regional and local business, civic and foundation boards.
John Hood of Wake County is president of the John William Pope Foundation, a Raleigh-based grantmaking organization that supports public policy organizations, educational institutions, arts and cultural programs, and humanitarian relief in North Carolina and beyond. Hood served as chairman of the board at the John Locke Foundation from 2015-2021. Hood helped found JLF in 1989 and served as its president from 1995 to 2014. Since 1986, Hood has written a syndicated column on politics and public policy for North Carolina newspapers. He serves as a weekly panelist on “NC SPIN,” a political talk show broadcast statewide on both PBS North Carolina and commercial radio stations. Hood received his B.A. in journalism from UNC Hussman in 1988. In 2018, he earned an M.A. in liberal studies and a graduate certificate in nonprofit management from UNC Greensboro.
Beth Keith is the Associate Vice Chancellor of University Communications. She oversees media relations, content development and strategic resources for University Communications. She came to Carolina from Edelman, the world’s largest communications marketing agency, where she spent 15 years. Keith is an alumna of the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill Hussman School of Media and Journalism and native of Jacksonville.
Susan King of Chapel Hill is dean of UNC-Chapel Hill’s School of Media and Journalism, where she is the John Thomas Kerr Distinguished Professor. An ABC News White House correspondent, she hosted NPR’s “The Diane Rehm Show” and “Talk of the Nation.” She was a member of WUNC’s Community Advisory Board.
Allie Ray McCullen
Allie Ray McCullen of Clinton is owner of The McCullen Group, Inc., a real estate sales and appraisal firm. Over the years, he has served on a number of state and federal Boards and Commissions including the State Banking Commission and the USDA-A.S.C.S. Committee. Locally, he has been a member and Chairman of the Board of Sampson Community College. Until recently, he served as a member of the Sampson Regional Medical Center Board of Trustees (18.5 years) and as Chairman for 9 years. He is currently a member of the Sampson County Board of Health.