William F. Baker

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William F. Baker "Dr. Baker has served as President and Chief Executive Officer of WNET/Channel 13, the PBS station in New York City, since 1987. Prior to joining WNET, Dr. Baker served a dual role as President of Westinghouse Television, Inc., (from 1979) and Chairman of Group W Satellite Communications (from 1981). Since beginning his broadcasting career while in college, Dr. Baker has held a variety of programming and general management positions in radio and television in Cleveland, Baltimore, Los Angeles and New York. Dr. Baker serves on the board of directors of Public Broadcasting Service, Leitch Technology Corporation, and Rodale, Inc., a privately held family publishing company. He received his Bachelor of Arts, Master of Arts, and Doctor of Philosophy degrees from Case Western Reserve University." [1]

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  1. Directors, Freedom Communications, accessed December 15, 2008.