Director of Global Operations
As Director of Global Operations, Mr. Mendes manages, supervises and directs the IBB Chief of Staff, the Office of Technology, Services and Innovation (TSI) and serves as program administrator for the grants made to the BBG-sponsored grantees.
Director of Global Strategy
As Director of Global Strategy, Mr. Bole manages, supervises and directs the Office of Digital Design and Innovation, the Office of Strategy and Development, the Office of Performance Review and the Office of Policy.
Director of Global Communications
As Director of Global Communications, Ms. Carroll supervises and directs the Office of Communications and External Affairs.
This team provides oversight and direction to the Director of the Voice of America, the Director of the Office of Cuba Broadcasting, and all other employees of the federal agency. Read more.
Jeffrey N. Trimble, IBB Deputy Director
The IBB Deputy Director works with the Global Strategy team, focusing on special projects that advance collaboration and coordination across the BBG. Trimble provides strategic editorial guidance to enhance BBG content in an environment of increasing global competition.Read More
David Ensor, Director of the Voice of America
As Director of VOA, Ensor oversees a worldwide multimedia operation broadcasting in 43 languages, reaching an estimated 141 million people each week via radio, television, mobile, and the Internet. Read More
Carlos A. García-Pérez, Director, Office of Cuba Broadcasting
The Director of the Office of Cuba Broadcasting oversees Radio and TV Martí which provide balanced news on local, regional and international events of importance to the Cuban people. Programming includes vital information on science, technology, health and culture. Read More
Marie Skiba Lennon, Chief of Staff
The IBB Chief of Staff has direct oversight of Human Resources, Contracts, and Security functions, and coordinates efforts by Engineering and all other IBB elements in supporting the broadcasting entities operating under the umbrella of the BBG. Read More
Leslie Hyland, Chief Financial Officer
Leslie Hyland joined the BBG as Chief Financial Officer in July 2013. The CFO is the principal budget, accounting and financial management officer for the BBG and coordinates closely on budgetary matters with Voice of America, Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, Radio Free Asia, Middle East Broadcasting Networks and the Office of Cuba Broadcasting. Read More
Paul Kollmer-Dorsey, General Counsel
Paul Kollmer-Dorsey was named General Counsel in October 2013 after serving as Deputy General Counsel and Acting General Counsel since June 2009. He also serves as Designated Agency Ethics Official. Read More
Bruce Sherman, Director, Office of Strategy and Development
The Director of Strategy and Development is responsible for global strategy and research for the BBG. Read More
Kelu Chao, Director of Performance Review, International Broadcasting Bureau
The Director of Performance Review is responsible for oversight of all program review, management efficiency study and research functions at the International Broadcasting Bureau, as well as serves as the liaison on all OIG and GAO matters for the Broadcasting Board of Governors. Read More
Lynne Weil, Director of Communications and External Affairs
The Director of Communications and External Affairs acts as the BBG’s primary strategist on communications and outreach activities, and as the Board’s chief advisor for Congressional and external affairs. Read More
Vice President of Finance, CFO and Treasurer John Giambalvo and Editor-in-Chief for Programming Nenad Pejic serve as Interim Managers of RFE/RL. Read More
Brian Conniff, President, Middle East Broadcasting Networks
Brian T. Conniff is President of the Middle East Broadcasting Networks, Inc. (MBN), broadcasting news and information in Arabic to the Middle East. As President of MBN, Conniff oversees the operation of the popular radio network Radio Sawa, as well as two television channels: Alhurra and Alhurra-Iraq. Read More
Libby Liu, President, Radio Free Asia
Libby Liu was named president of RFA in September 2005 by the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG), following the retirement of RFA’s founding president Richard Richter. Read More