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 *
Senior Vice President, General Counsel; 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
General Manager, Children's Programming / Senior Vice President, Marketing & Communications
Ira Rubenstein
Senior Vice President and General Manager, PBS Digital
Juan Sepúlveda
Senior Vice President, Station Services

Jayme Swain
Senior Vice President, Strategy and Operations


*Denotes Corporate Officer