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 next WWOZ Board meeting will be held at: 4:30 pm on Tuesday, September 14, 2021, location TBD.
The WWOZ Board's Finance Committee will meet at 2pm on Tuesday, September 7, 2021, location TBD.
A board meeting was held on April 14, 2021, in executive session due to financial matters related to COVID-19.
Board of Directors
J Pegues, President
Judge Sidney H. Cates IV, Vice President
Brittany Major, Secretary
David A. Kerstein, Treasurer
Bruce "Sunpie" Barnes
Deborah D. Harkins
Courtney Slatten Katzenstein
Christopher P. LeBato
Ronald P. McClain