Jerry Franklin, President and Chief Executive Officer
Connecticut Public Broadcasting

Jerry has over 36 years of experience in mass media and the broadcasting industry. Franklin was appointed to his current position at the Hartford-based broadcasting company in 1985. His responsibilities include overseeing the Connecticut Public Broadcasting Network (CPBN), the state’s only locally owned media organization producing television, radio, print, and Internet content over a variety of media channels for distribution to Connecticut’s wide-ranging and diverse communities. Production studios and corporate offices are headquartered in Hartford, with an additional radio studio based in New Haven.