America’s Public Television Stations (APTS) on Wednesday announced the election of its new board leaders. Bert Schmidt, president-CEO of WHRO Norfolk, Va., has been elected chairman of the APTS board of trustees. Molly Phillips, executive director and general manager of Iowa Public Television in Johnston, Iowa, has been elected professional vice chair. […]
Phillips will take on the role of Dan Miller, the current executive director and general manager of 10 years who announced his retirement last year following a diagnosis of Parkinson’s disease. Miller has been with the network for 37 of his 61 years. Phillips, the first woman to lead IPTV, will change titles by April.