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 4:30pm on Wednesday, August 14 at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival and Foundation, 1205 N Rampart.
The WWOZ Board's Finance Committee will meet at 2pm on Monday, August 12 at WWOZ, 1008 N. Peters St , 2nd Floor.
Board of Directors
Douglas Hammel, President
Judge Sidney H. Cates, IV, Vice President
Ruth Chouest, Secretary
David Kerstein, Treasurer
Richard F. Cortizas
N. Sundiata Haley
Courtney Slatten Katzenstein
Ronald P. McClain
Rachel G. Shields