Executive Director


Thu, Nov 17, 2022


Review of applications begins on 11/21/22


Full Time






Oversee operations of Alabama Public Television, headquartered in Birmingham, with production facilities in Montgomery, as well as WLRH in Huntsville. The Executive Director will report directly to the seven member Alabama Educational Television Commission, an agency of the State of Alabama. Overall responsibility for staffing, staff development, planning, financial and property management, fundraising, educational services, programming, production, promotion, grant applications, equipment acquisition, operation and maintenance, and general policies and procedures. Liaison to the Alabama Legislature and executive branch of state government for the Alabama Educational Television Commission. Duties include a $19 million annual budget.


Significant managerial experience to include the following: financial management, television broadcast facilities and production management, fundraising, personnel, and organizational collaborations. Must demonstrate expertise in leadership, planning, goal setting, familiarity and working experience with FCC regulations, oral and written communications skills, and human relations skills.

Review of applications will begin on November 21, 2022.

Send cover letter, resume, and references to:

Ferris W. Stephens
Alabama Educational Television Commission
2112 11th Avenue South, Ste 400
Birmingham, AL 35205
[email protected]

Alabama Public Television is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.

The policy of APT is to provide an educational and work environment that provides access to jobs, promotions, career opportunities, programs, services and benefits regardless of age, race, color, national origin, ethnic group identification, ancestry, gender, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, religion, marital status, veteran status, or political affiliation.