Personally Speaking ep. 155 (Dr. Bill Baker)

Personally Speaking with Msgr. Jim Lisante

May 18 2023 • 28 mins

In this episode of Personally Speaking, Msgr. Jim Lisante is joined by Dr. Bill Baker. Bill directs the Bernard L. Schwartz Center for Media, Public Policy & Education at the Graduate School of Education Fordham University. He is also the President Emeritus of WNET-Thirteen, New York’s public television station and America’s flagship public broadcaster, where he served a 21 year tenure. As a commercial broadcaster, Bill helped start many cable networks, helped launch Oprah Winfrey as a talk show host, and was involved in the early stages of launching both the Discovery Channel and the Disney Channel. Bill talks about his life, his career, family, and the Catholic faith and values that mean so much to him.

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