WWOZ-FM is licensed to the Friends of WWOZ, Inc, a 501(c)(3) corporation. Its Board of Directors is appointed by the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival Foundation, Inc., the presenting organization of the world-famous New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival.
WWOZ-FM is the flagship radio station of the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, broadcasting and streaming the festival live from start to finish including more than 28 performances from any of 10 Festival stages.
Our Board of Directors maintains fiscal oversight, sets policy and finds the resources to support the station.
The WWOZ Board of Directors meets at the President's discretion. The next WWOZ Board meeting will be held at 4:30pm on December 14 at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival and Foundation, 1205 N Rampart.
The WWOZ Board's Finance Committee will meet at 3pm on Monday December 12 at 228 St. Charles Avenue, Suite 912.
The WWOZ Board's Development Committee will meet at 5:30pm on December 13 in the Foundation board room.
Board of Directors
Deborah D. Harkins, President
Douglas Hammel, Vice President
J Pegues, Treasurer
Ruth Chouest, Secretary
Courtney Slatten Katzenstein
Leonard Smith III
Archive of the Chief Operating Officer's Reports to the Board of Directors
Below you will find the full text of reports to the Board. The files are in PDF format.
Archive of the General Manager's Reports to the Board of Directors
Below you will find the full text of reports to the Board. The files are in PDF format, averaging about 220KB.
Board Meeting Minutes
Beginning in October 2013, we have been able to post minutes of our board's meetings: