Federal Communications Commission
Washington, D.C. 20554
Approved by OMB
3060-0084 (June 2002)
FCC 323-E
FOR FCC USE ONLY
 
Ownership Report For Noncommercial Educational Broadcast Station

Read INSTRUCTIONS Before Filling Out Form

FOR COMMISSION USE ONLY
FILE NO.

BOS - 20160513AAJ
Section I - General
1. Legal Name of the Licensee/Permittee
MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION
Mailing Address
1450 LISBON STREET
City
LEWISTON
State or Country (if foreign address)
ME
ZIP Code
04240 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
2077839101
E-Mail Address (if available) 
GMAXWELL@MPBN.NET
FCC Registration Number:
0003293008
Call Sign 
WFYB
Facility ID Number 
174153
2. Contact Representative (if other than Licensee/Permittee)
BARRY S. PERSH
Firm or Company Name
GRAY MILLER PERSH LLP
Mailing Address
1200 NEW HAMPSHIRE AVE., N.W.
City
WASHINGTON
State or Country (if foreign address)
DC
ZIP Code
20036 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
2027762458
E-Mail Address (if available)
BPERSH@GRAYMILLERPERSH.COM
3. Name of entity, if other than licensee or permittee, for which report is filed

Mailing Address


City
State or Country (if foreign address)
ZIP Code
-
Telephone Number (include area code)
E-Mail Address (if available)



Section II - Ownership Information

4.
All of the information furnished in this Report is accurate as of 05/10/2016 (Date must comply with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.3615(d), i.e., information must be current within 60 days of filing of this report, when 4(a) below is checked.)

This Report is filed for (check one)
a. Biennial b. Transfer of Control or Assignment of License/Permit c. Other
d. Amendment to pending application


for the following stations:

[Enter Station Information]


Station List


This Report is filed for the following stations:

Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WFYB 174153 FRYEBURG ME FM


5.
List all contracts and other instruments required to be filed by 47 C.F.R. Section 73.3613.   (Only licensees, permittees, or a reporting entity with a majority interest in or that otherwise exercises de facto control over the subject licensee or permittee shall respond.)

[Enter Contract/Instrument Information]


Contracts/Instruments Information


List all contracts and other instruments required to be filed by 47 C.F.R. Section 73.3613. (Only licensees, permittees, or a reporting entity with a majority interest in or that otherwise exercises de facto control over the subject shall respond.)

Description of Contract or Instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution (mm/dd/yyyy) Date of Expiration (mm/dd/yyyy)
BYLAWS MPBC 06/12/2014

Description of Contract or Instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution (mm/dd/yyyy) Date of Expiration (mm/dd/yyyy)
ARTICLES OF INCORPORATION (MPBC) STATE OF MAINE NON-PROFIT CORPORATION 02/07/1992


6.
Is the governing board directly or indirectly under the control of another entity?
Yes No
If Yes, is a separate FCC Form 323-E submitted for such entity?
Yes No
 7.
List officers, members of governing board, and holders of 1% or more ownership interest, if any. Use one column for each individual or entity. Attach supplemental pages, if necessary.
[Enter Owner Information]

Owner Information
List officers, members of governing board, and holders of 1% or more ownership interest, if any. Use one column for each individual or entity. Attach supplemental pages if necessary.
(Read carefully - The numbered items below refer to line numbers in the following table.)
a. Name and address of officer, member of governing board, and holders of 1% or more ownership interest (if other than individual also show name, address and citizenship of natural person authorized to vote the interest). List officers first, then board members, and thereafter, holders of 1% or more ownership interest, if any.
b. Citizenship.
c. Office held.
d. Percent of interest held.
e. Principal profession or occupation.
f. By whom appointed or elected.
g. Existing interests in any other broadcast station, including the nature and size of such interests.
a. Name and Address. MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION, 1450 LISBON STREET, LEWISTON, ME 04240
b. Citizenship. NA

c. Office held.

ENTITY

d. Percent of interest held.

100.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

NA

f. By whom appointed or elected.

NA

g. Existing interests

THIS 323-E POST-CONSUMMATION OWNERSHIP REPORT IS FILED FOR WFYB(FM); MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION IS ALSO LICENSEE OF NCE STATIONS WCBB(TV), WMEA-TV, WMEB-TV, WMED-TV, WMEM-TV, WMEW(FM), WMEA(FM), WMED(FM), WMEF(FM), WMEH(FM), WMEM(FM) & WMEP(FM)

a. Name and Address. ELEANOR M. BAKER, 27 COLE FIELD ROAD, CAPE ELIZABETH, ME 04107
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

CHAIR

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANT

f. By whom appointed or elected.

PUBLIC TRUSTEE

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. RONALD M. BANCROFT, 12 OCTOBER FARM LANE, CUMBERLAND CENTER, ME 04021
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

VICE CHAIR

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

MANAGEMENT CONSULTANT

f. By whom appointed or elected.

PUBLIC TRUSTEE

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. NICOLA CHIN, 16 KENSINGTON TERRACE, LEWISTON, ME 04240
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

ORGANIZER

f. By whom appointed or elected.

PUBLIC TRUSTEE

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. MAZIE COX, 25 LIMEROCK STREET, ROCKPORT, ME 04856
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

ARCHITECT

f. By whom appointed or elected.

PUBLIC TRUSTEE

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. MARION FREEMAN, 28 PIRATE COVE, FREEPORT, ME 04032
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

CIVIC ACTIVITIES WITH NON-PROFITS

f. By whom appointed or elected.

PUBLIC TRUSTEE

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. BRENDA C. GARRAND, 6 PARTRIDGE CIRCLE, PORTLAND, ME 04102
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

CEO

f. By whom appointed or elected.

PUBLIC TRUSTEE

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. GEORGE S. ISAACSON, 38 LONGFELLOW AVENUE, BRUNSWICK, ME 04011
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

ATTORNEY

f. By whom appointed or elected.

PUBLIC TRUSTEE

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. PHYLLIS JALBERT, 19 JORDAN ROAD, FREEPORT, ME 04032
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

REAL ESTATE INVESTMENTS

f. By whom appointed or elected.

PUBLIC TRUSTEE

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. ADAM D. LEE, 10 HARRIS ROAD, CUMBERLAND, ME 04021
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

CAR DEALER

f. By whom appointed or elected.

PUBLIC TRUSTEE

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. MARJORIE M. MEDD, 267 CROCKETT RIDGE ROAD, NORWAY, ME 04268
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

COMMUNITY VOLUNTEER

f. By whom appointed or elected.

PUBLIC TRUSTEE

g. Existing interests

TRUSTEE OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MAINE, LICENSEE OF NCE STATIONS WMPG, WMEB-FM, WUPI, WUMM, AND WUMF.

a. Name and Address. KATHRYN J. OLMSTEAD, P.O. BOX 626, CARIBOU, ME 04736
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

WRITER/EDITOR

f. By whom appointed or elected.

UNIVERSITY TRUSTEE

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. THOMAS H. PLATZ, 100 EVERGREEN ROAD, AUBURN, ME 04210
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

ARCHITECT

f. By whom appointed or elected.

PUBLIC TRUSTEE

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. ANN R. ROBINSON, 27 SHEFFIELD STREET, PORTLAND, ME 04102
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

LAWYER

f. By whom appointed or elected.

GOVERNOR APPOINTED

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. HENRY L.P. SCHMELZER, P.O. BOX 510, MT. DESERT, ME 04660
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

RETIRED

f. By whom appointed or elected.

PUBLIC TRUSTEE

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. JAMES B. SHAFFER, 650 SHORE ROAD, CAPE ELIZABETH, ME 04107
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

RETIRED

f. By whom appointed or elected.

PUBLIC TRUSTEE

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. KENNETH S. SPIRER, 18 NEAL STREET, PORTLAND, ME 04102
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

ATTORNEY

f. By whom appointed or elected.

PUBLIC TRUSTEE

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. ANNA MARIE THRON, 72 WEST STREET, PORTLAND, ME 04102
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

RETIRED

f. By whom appointed or elected.

PUBLIC TRUSTEE

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. KARL W. TURNER, 16 TOWN LANDING ROAD, CUMBERLAND FORESIDE, ME 04110
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

RETIRED

f. By whom appointed or elected.

PUBLIC TRUSTEE

g. Existing interests

TRUSTEE OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MAINE, LICENSEE OF NCE STATIONS WMPG, WMEB-FM, WUPI, WUMM, AND WUMF.

a. Name and Address. MARK VOGELZANG, 96 SPURWICK ROAD, SCARBOROUGH, ME 04074
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

MPBC PRESIDENT

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

PRESIDENT/CEO, MPBC

f. By whom appointed or elected.

EX-OFFICIO

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. ALELXANDER G. MAXWELL, JR., 50 ROCKY SHORE DRIVE, ORRINGTON, ME 04474
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

MPBC VICE PRESIDENT/CTO

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

VICE PRESIDENT/CTO, MPBC

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD

g. Existing interests

NONE




SECTION III - CERTIFICATION


I certify that I am VICE PRESIDENT/CTO

(Official Title)


of MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION

(Exact legal title or name of respondent)


and that I have examined this Report and that to the best of my knowledge and belief, all statements in this Report are true, correct and complete.

(Date of certification must be within 60 days of the date shown in Question 4, Section II and in no event prior to that date.)

Signature
ALEXANDER G. MAXWELL, JR.
Date
05/13/2016
Telephone Number of Respondent (Include area code) 2074045100


WILLFUL FALSE STATEMENTS ON THIS FORM ARE PUNISHABLE BY FINE AND/OR IMPRISONMENT (U.S. CODE, TITLE 18, SECTION 1001), AND/OR REVOCATION OF ANY STATION LICENSE OR CONSTRUCTION PERMIT (U.S. CODE, TITLE 47, SECTION 312(a)(1)), AND/OR FORFEITURE (U.S. CODE, TITLE 47, SECTION 503).



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