NPR Names Paul G. Haaga, Jr. Acting President/CEO
Sep 13, 2013, 12:09 PM
Paul G. Haaga, Jr. will serve as acting president and CEO of NPR, effective Sept. 30. Haaga will succeed NPR president and CEO Gary E. Knell, who will become president and CEO of the National Geographic Society. NPR has appointed a search committee to lead the search for a permanent CEO. The company also approved a budget for fiscal year 2014 and a strategic road map to achieve a balanced budget over the next two years. The budget includes operating and investment revenues of $178.1 million, expenses of $183 million, and an operating cash deficit of $6.1 million, or 3% of revenues.