Company Information

WXPN Radio

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

XPN2 - XPoNential Radio

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

World Cafe Archives

Join the World Cafe through performances and interviews with celebrated and emerging artists.

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
Director, Finance & Accounting, Esperanza Flury
Director of Engineering, Jared Styles
Music Director-Operations Manger, Programming, Dan Reed
Director of Individual Gifts, Kate Brett
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.

The WXPN Policy Board met on September 23, 2020 at 2PM.
The WXPN Policy Board met in a closed executive session on 9/23/2020 to discuss station proprietary information.
Thursday, December 3, 2020 at 2PM
The WXPN Policy Board met in a closed executive session on 12/3/2020 to discuss station proprietary information.
Thursday, January 28, 2021 at 2PM
The WXPN Policy Board met in a closed executive session on 1/28/2021 to discuss station proprietary information.

Upcoming WXPN Policy Board Meeting dates:

• Tuesday, April 20, 2021 at 1:00PM
• Tuesday, June 15, 2021 at 1:00PM

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, 2020 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 2020 CPB Station Activities Survey (SAS) – Local Content & Services Report here. (PDF)

FY19 CPB report here (PDF)
FY18 CPB 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)