Company Information

WXPN Radio

The premier guide for new and significant artists in rock, blues, and folk - including NPR-syndicated World Cafe ®

For online support visit the Listen Live page.

XPN2 - XPoNential Radio

24/7 Musical discovery. A unique mix of emerging and heritage blues, rock, world, folk, and alt-country artists.

For online support visit the Listen Live page.

World Cafe Archives

Join Talia Schlanger as she navigates the World Cafe through performances and interviews with celebrated and emerging artists.

For online support visit the Listen Live page.

Broadcast Area

Philadelphia Metro Area, Harrisburg, Lancaster, York, Worton/Baltimore, Lehigh Valley, and Worldwide via our Media Player.

  • 88.5 FM The greater Philadelphia/South Jersey and Wilmington area
  • 104.9 FM Lehigh Valley
  • 90.5 FM Worton/Baltimore
  • 88.7 FM Lancaster/York
  • 99.7 FM Harrisburg
  • 91.9 Hackettstown

Jobs @ XPN

WXPN Press Room

WXPN, the nationally recognized leader in Triple A radio and the premier guide for discovering new and significant artists in rock, blues, roots and folk, is the non-commercial, member-supported radio service of the University of Pennsylvania.

As part of its Mission, WXPN will:

  • Connect artists and audiences with a particular emphasis on new and significant artists and music.
  • Present a program service of the highest quality and value to its listeners.
  • Establish the station as one of the region’s significant cultural institutions.
  • Play a national leadership role in public radio and digital media.
  • Expand the capacity, reach and value of its services to an increasingly diverse community.
  • Provide significant opportunities for students throughout the station enabling them to evaluate potential careers in media, the music industry, and other related occupations, and enhancing their prospects for success in these fields.

In carrying out its Mission, WXPN will:
  • Maintain its financial independence, attracting necessary financial resources from the listeners and organizations that value the station’s programming.
  • Provide service beyond the local region by distributing programming through traditional station networks and digital media. WXPN will reflect the broadest educational goals of the University by serving listeners interested in contemporary music, art, culture, and society, and the traditions which inform them.

WXPN Station Management
General Manager, Roger LaMay
Associate General Manager, Quyen Shanahan
Associate General Manager for Programming, Bruce Warren
Assistant General Manager, Finance Esperanza Flury
Director of Engineering, Jared Styles
Music Director-Operations Manger, Programming, Dan Reed
Director of Individual Gifts, Sachi Kobayashi
Marketing Director, Kim Winnick
Sales Director, Tom Interrante
Director of Major Gifts, Kristina Dugan
IT Director, John Bartol
Digital Content Manager, Rich McKie
General Information
Front Desk 215-898-6677 
Membership 800-565-9976 


A complete list of WXPN's Policy Board Members can be found here.

FY20 WXPN Policy Board Meeting dates:
September 18, 2019
November 13, 2019
January 15, 2020
March 4, 2020
May 20, 2020

Note that all meetings will be held in the Curren Room at XPN at Noon.
WXPN Policy Board Meetings are open the public. If you have any questions, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


WXPN’s governing board is the University of Pennsylvania Board of Trustees. A list of the Trustees can be found here. Information about meetings the Board of Trustees meeting schedule can be found here.


Copies of Financial Reports: WXPN-FM Audited Financial Statements & AFR

The WXPN-FM Audited Financial Statements for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2018 can be found here, and AFR found here.
(PDF Files) Copies of financial reports, including WXPN-FM’s most recent annual financial report (AFR) submitted to the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, can also be found in the public file at WXPN, 3025 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, or per request to
Tess Coffey at 215-898-0628 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..





The Federal Communications Commission established new equal employment opportunity regulations for broadcasters effective in 2003. In order to comply with the regulations, broadcasters are required to display their Public File Report on their website.

You can view WXPN's EEO Public File Reports HERE.

If you need help accessing files due to a disability, please This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


The Corporation for Public Broadcasting requires broadcasters to display their "Section 6.1 report" about "Telling Public Radio's Story" on their website. You can view WXPN's current 2018 CPB Station Activities Survey (SAS) – Local Content & Services Report here. (PDF)

FY17 CPB report here (PDF)
FY16 CPB report here (PDF)
FY15 CPB report here (PDF)
FY14 CPB report here (PDF)
FY13 CPB report here (PDF)


WXPN supports the Public Media Code of Integrity.


View WXPN's current diversity statement here. (PDF)