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Jon Hoban

Vice President Public Service

Jon Hoban leads the teams at KJZZ, KBAQ, Sun Sounds of Arizona and the SPOT 127 youth media centers. He has served as chief content officer for the Division of Public Service since 2012, and Vice President since 2019.

Jon has more than 25 years of experience in public broadcasting as an executive, programmer and producer in Philadelphia, Atlanta and Detroit. He has degrees in telecommunications and social science.

He serves as a finance chair of the Public Radio Program Directors Association, a national organization serving content creators. He also serves on two national advisory committees evaluating services from content producers including American Public Media and the BBC.