CPB Transparency

The Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), which is the agency that provides federal funding for public television and radio stations, has determined that every public media entity should be as transparent as possible in its governance and finances. Therefore, Vincennes PBS, WVUT-TV is providing the following information, to comply with CPB policy, for transparency in our finances and governance, and in the public interest.


  • Vincennes PBS, WVUT-TV, is owned and operated by the Board of Trustees for Vincennes University. Select here for further information about the Board of Trustees.
    • Dr. Charles “Chuck” Johnson – President@vinu.edu
    • Dr. Laura J. Treanor – Provost and Vice President of Instruction Services/Dean of the Faculty – Provost@vinu.edu
    • Tony Hahn – Vice President of Government Relations – thahn@vinu.edu
    • Tim Eaton – Vice President of Financial Service – teaton@vinu.edu


  • John A. Stachura

    Vincennes, IN 47591
    Appointed: 11-06; Term Expires: October 6, 2024

Board of Trustees’ Minutes and Agendas

Board of Trustees’ Meeting Dates




Open Meeting policy

  • Vincennes PBS certifies that it complies with the Corporation for Public Broadcasting’s  Open Meeting requirements. Select here for further information about the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. Select here for more information about the Vincennes PBS Open Meeting Policy.

Financial Statement Information

  • Financial audits for Vincennes PBS, WVUT-TV, as well as  latest Annual Financial Report information can be found on our Reports page.

Local Content and Service Report to the Community

  • Every public television station who receives funding from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting is required to provide to its community an annual report on its content and services that serve local needs, including information about the impact of such services. The report provides an overview of Vincennes PBS/WVUT’s local content and services. The latest Vincennes PBS/WVUT Local Content And Service Report may be found in our Main Office during normal business hours.

Diversity Statement

  • As Indiana’s first institution of higher learning, Vincennes University has a long history of serving the diverse populations of Indiana and beyond. Now in our third century of existence, VU remains committed to the values of diversity, equity, and inclusion for the students and communities we serve, the opportunities and outcomes we facilitate and support, the preparation of our graduates, and the talent that we attract and employ. It is through embracing these goals that Vincennes University fulfills its mission to develop people and enhance communities through accessible, high-quality educational programs, strategic partnerships, and active engagement. As a department of Vincennes University, Vincennes PBS/WVUT staff and volunteers range in age from college to retirees with education levels spanning associate degrees to post-graduate. The gender ratio of staff is approximately 55% male and 45% female.
  • EEO Report may be found on our Reports page.


Vincennes PBS certifies that it is meeting state and federal law regarding donor privacy and data security. Select here to view the Vincennes PBS  Privacy Policy.


Other Filings and Public Information

To access the Vincennes PBS / WVUT’s online public inspection file click here.

Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station’s FCC public inspection file should contact the stations using the following phone number, or by sending an email using the address below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC’s online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or fccinfo@fcc.gov.


Public Media Code of Integrity


Community Group Notice

Vincennes PBS is looking for organizations that regularly distribute information about employment opportunities to job applicants or have job applicants to refer. If your organization would like to receive notification of job vacancies at our station please notify:

Nichole Carie , Director of Operations
1200 North Second Street,
Vincennes, Indiana

Vincennes PBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages minorities and females to apply.


Please visit the Reports page for additional information.


General Manager Nichole Carie

ncarie@vinu.edu – 812-888-5283


Chief Engineer Jim Bowers

jbowers@vinu.edu – 812-888-5352