Lakeland PBS seeks a skilled professional to serve as President & CEO.  With studios in Bemidji and Brainerd, Lakeland PBS is a successful and respected public media licensee operating two public television stations that serve central and northern Minnesota. The CEO will be responsible for the leadership of a dedicated team of professionals, working closely with a supportive board of directors. 

As the only television stations in our markets, we provide critically important services, including the only local, nightly newscast for our viewers. 

Lakeland PBS operates from an impressive digital facility and offers six channels of broadcast service as well as a robust digital presence. 

Northcentral Minnesota offers an extraordinary quality of life with exceptional access to outdoor activities, numerous lakes and prized cultural activities.  The region’s economy is growing.

This is a terrific opportunity for a candidate that can demonstrate the skills and commitment to further this mission. Our board, our staff and our communities are prepared to welcome and support a leader that will support our mission and our future. 

To apply, send résumé to


Candidates are encouraged to include a letter of introduction, detailing your commitment to excellence and your vision for Lakeland PBS. Applications should be received by March 8, 2021. 
We are assisted in this search by NETA Consulting. For a detailed position description and to discuss this opportunity, contact Skip Hinton,
Lakeland PBS is an equal employment opportunity employer.
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