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Dr. Maynard Orme E.

Board Member

PBS

HQ Phone: (703) 739-5000

PBS

2100 Crystal Drive

Arlington, Virginia 22202

United States

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PBS, with 350 member stations, offers all Americans the opportunity to explore new ideas and new worlds through television and online content. Each month, PBS reaches nearly 100 million people through television and nearly 33 million people online, inviti... more

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Background Information

Affiliations

Volunteer
All Classical

Advisory Board Member
National Center for Outreach

Board Member
Native American Public Telecommunications Inc

Board Member
White Bird

Founding Member
Portland Police Bureau

Board Member
America Online , Inc.

Board Member
The NewsHour

Board Member
CompuServe Incorporated

Board Member
Netscape

Board Member
APTS

Board Member
PovertyBridge Opportunity Community

Board Member
DTV Antennas

Board Member
Oregon Ed-Net

Member
San Jose Rotary Club

Education



Fresno High School

Bachelor's degree
Music
UC Berkeley

Masters
Theater Arts
UCLA

Ph.D.
Education
UCLA

bachelor's degree
music
University of California at Berkeley

Web References (197 Total References)


Advisory Committee | Life By Design NW

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Maynard E. Orme

Chair: Maynard E. Orme, Ph.D., is President Emeritus of Oregon Public Broadcasting (OPB), and was President and CEO from 1986 to 2005. Prior to OPB, he was with KTEH, San Jose, and KCET, Los Angeles. Maynard was elected to the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) Board for two terms and is a Founding Trustee and current member of the PBS Foundation Board of Directors. He currently serves on the boards of White Bird, Poverty Bridge, Native American Public Telecommunications and is an advisory board member of the National Center for Outreach, as well as OASIS. Maynard is an active member and Past President of the Portland Rotary Club and a founding member of the Portland Police Activities League. He was most recently Interim President at All Classical Radio (KPBS).


Maynard Orme, ...

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Maynard Orme, Ph.D.

President & CEO, Oregon Public Broadcasting
Maynard E. Orme is currently the President and CEO of Oregon Public Broadcasting, which includes five television and five radio stations.He has been with OPB since 1986.Prior to assuming this role he was general manager of KTEH/Channel 54 in San Jose, California, for 13 years.
Maynard graduated from Fresno High School in 1954.In 1961, he received his Bachelor's degree in Music from the University of California at Berkeley.After a two-year stint in the U.S. Army, he continued his education and in 1967 received his Masters in Theater Arts (Radio & Television major) from UCLA.In 1978 he earned his Ph.D. in Education from UCLA.
Maynard served on the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) Board from 1984-90, serving two years as Vice Chair, and was re-elected to the PBS Board in 1999.He is also a founding member of the PBS Foundation Board which was chartered in 2004.He is a current member and served as Chair of the Organization of State Broadcast Executives (OSBE) from 1993-1995.Additionally, he served on America's Public Television Stations (APTS) Board of Directors from 1992-1998, and served as the Vice Chair for two years.Maynard also served on the Council for the National Forum for Public Television Executives which dissolved in 2004.He was also a member of the Oregon Ed-Net Board of Directors from 1987 to 1997.In 1998, Maynard was recruited to serve on the board of Pacific Islanders in Communication (which ended in 2001), and Native American Public Telecommunications, Inc.Maynard joined the Portland Rotary Club in 1987 and served as President from 1994-95.He was a member of the San Jose Rotary Club until 1986.
Maynard has two daughters, one is a graduate of UCLA and working in the Los Angeles film industry, and the other is a teacher in California.Maynard is an avid train collector and has been collecting trains since boyhood.His other hobbies include jogging, photography, music and drums.
Maynard's passion is education and he believes that education and the application of that knowledge in a work or personal environment is the key to constant learning, which is the ultimate key to success and satisfaction in one's life.


Maynard Orme, ...

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Maynard Orme, Ph.D.

President & CEO, Oregon Public Broadcasting
Maynard E. Orme is currently the President and CEO of Oregon Public Broadcasting, which includes five television and five radio stations.He has been with OPB since 1986.Prior to assuming this role he was general manager of KTEH/Channel 54 in San Jose, California, for 13 years.
Maynard graduated from Fresno High School in 1954.In 1961, he received his Bachelor's degree in Music from the University of California at Berkeley.After a two-year stint in the U.S. Army, he continued his education and in 1967 received his Masters in Theater Arts (Radio & Television major) from UCLA.In 1978 he earned his Ph.D. in Education from UCLA.
Maynard served on the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) Board from 1984-90, serving two years as Vice Chair, and was re-elected to the PBS Board in 1999.He is also a founding member of the PBS Foundation Board which was chartered in 2004.He is a current member and served as Chair of the Organization of State Broadcast Executives (OSBE) from 1993-1995.Additionally, he served on America's Public Television Stations (APTS) Board of Directors from 1992-1998, and served as the Vice Chair for two years.Maynard also served on the Council for the National Forum for Public Television Executives which dissolved in 2004.He was also a member of the Oregon Ed-Net Board of Directors from 1987 to 1997.In 1998, Maynard was recruited to serve on the board of Pacific Islanders in Communication (which ended in 2001), and Native American Public Telecommunications, Inc.Maynard joined the Portland Rotary Club in 1987 and served as President from 1994-95.He was a member of the San Jose Rotary Club until 1986.
Maynard has two daughters, one is a graduate of UCLA and working in the Los Angeles film industry, and the other is a teacher in California.Maynard is an avid train collector and has been collecting trains since boyhood.His other hobbies include jogging, photography, music and drums.
Maynard's passion is education and he believes that education and the application of that knowledge in a work or personal environment is the key to constant learning, which is the ultimate key to success and satisfaction in one's life.


SCRI Insider Report - Current issue

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We will hear from the world leaders in the areas of production, policy and business issues," said Maynard Orme, Co-Chair of the Festival. Dr. Orme, President and CEO of Oregon Public Broadcasting and a PBS Board Member, and Burnill Clark, President and CEO of KCTS Television in Seattle, Washington will serve as Co-Chairs of the Festival.


NPT's Bass leaving Nashville for Oregon public TV job - Saturday, 09/17/05

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Bass will replace Maynard Orme, who is retiring after 19 years as president of Oregon Public Broadcasting, the third-largest producer of programs for PBS.

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