Support Organizations

The National Educational Telecommunications Association (NETA) is a professional association that serves public television licensees and educational entities in all 50 states, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and Puerto Rico. Since 1967, our reason for existing has been to connect public television people and ideas, by providing quality programming, educational resources, professional development, management support, and national representation


NETA’s members are public broadcasters: 104 of them, representing 118 licensees, operating in 46 states, the District of Columbia, and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

Membership Benefits: professional development for member staff people, the NETA program service and education center, program distribution to every public television station in the US, national representation, and information support across a network of peers.

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Other Services: NETA Consulting
Established in 2002 to provide executive recruiting and consulting services for public media licensees and related organizations.

In addition to executive searches, NETA Consulting provides environmental scans; organizational audits; financial review and budget planning; governance studies; cases for state funding; consulting services and interim transitional management assistance.