Public Files


Boise State Public Radio's governing board is the Idaho State Board Of Education.

Board Members:

  • Emma Atchley, President
  • Linda Clark, Vice President
  • Debbie Critchfield, Secretary
  • David Hill
  • Andrew Scoggin
  • Don Soltman
  • Richard Westerberg
  • Sherri Ybarra, Superintendent of Public Instruction

Committees of the State Board of Education

Instruction, Research, and Student Affairs (IRSA)
Committee Membership:
Chair: David Hill
Richard Westerberg | Debbie Critchfield | Sherri Ybarra
Planning, Policy, and Governmental Affairs (PPGA)
Committee Membership:
Chair: Debbie Critchfield
Don Soltman | Linda Clark | Sherri Ybarra
Business Affairs and Human Resources (BAHR)
Committee Membership:
Chair: Richard Westerberg
David Hill

Audit Committee
Committee Membership:
Chair: Emma Atchley
Don Soltman
Athletics Committee
Committee Membership:
Linda Clark

Meeting Schedule:

  • October 19-20, 2016
  • December 14-15, 2016
  • February 15-16, 2017
  • April 12-13, 2017
  • June 21-22, 2017
  • August 16-17, 2017

The general format of Regularly Scheduled Board meetings, unless otherwise noted, is:

  • Work Session Wednesday afternoon
  • Executive Session Wednesday evening
  • Regular meeting Thursday all day

This format is subject to change. Please contact the Office of the State Board of Education or check the posted agenda to confirm start times. Any items that cannot be resolved on Thursday may be carried over to the following Friday. 

Meeting materials can be found on the Idaho State Board of Education's website.

Agendas for the regular board meetings are made available the Monday prior to the meeting.


Board Members:

  • Corey Cook
  • Cornelia Sprung
  • Dave Fotsch
  • David Lombardi
  • Dede Ryan
  • Emily Walton, Board President
  • Kay Alspaugh
  • Kristin Mathews
  • Leta Neustaedter
  • Maria Trebby
  • Mark Wheeler
  • Paul Ries
  • Shelby Zepeda, Vice Chair
  • Shikhar Sarin
  • Stacy Madsen
  • Vicki Lawson

CAB Meeting Schedule

  • Tuesday, April 11, 2017 from 12 pm to 1:30 pm

All meetings will take place at the Ron & Linda Yanke Family Research Park, 220 E. Parkcenter Blvd, Boise, Idaho.

Find CAB meeting minutes, and committee bylaws here.

Click here for the CAB compliance document.

You can find our open meeting compliance document here.

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, Boise State Public Radio has created the attached policy, to comply with CPB policy, for transparency in our finances and governance. 


Executive Staff:

Tom Michael, General Manager
(208) 426-1984

Paul Stribling, Associate General Manager/Director of Programming
(208) 426-3745

Kelly Palmer, Director of Development
(208) 426-3616

Larry Newton, Director of Corporate Support
(208) 426-3617

Financial Summary

Each year, Boise State Public Radio is audited by an independent accounting firm which issues a report stating their consideration of the station's internal control over financial reporting and compliance with laws, regulations, contract and grant agreements, and related matters.

Click here for Boise State Public Radio's donor policy. Click here for Boise State Public Radio's financial compliance document.

If you would like more detailed information or have questions, please contact us at 208-426-3663.

Boise State Public Radio Code of Editorial Integrity

Boise State Public Radio Local Content and Programming Report, 2016

Station headquarters | 220 E. Parkcenter Blvd., Boise, ID 83706

Accessibility Services:

Any person with disabilities who requires assistance with access to the Boise State Public Radio Public Files may call 208-426-3663 with inquiries.