Gary has been appointed by NBR Worldwide, the owner of PBS’ Nightly Business Report, as executive vice president of operation and chief financial officer.
Gary will be responsible for overseeing NBR Worldwide’s daily production of, and personnel responsibilities for, Nightly Business Report, the nation’s most-watched daily business news program. Gary has worked in public television for more than 24 years. He is the former president and chief executive officer of North Texas Public Broadcasting Inc. (NTPB); the former chief financial officer of KCET public television in Los Angeles where he was responsible for overseeing the financial operations of the station; and the former chairman of the Public Television Major Market Group (PTMMG), a board consisting of the chief executives from the public television system’s largest stations. He most recently served as president of Public Media, a new media company that specializes in production, graphic design and web development.
Mr. Ferrell holds a BBA degree from Baylor University and an MBA degree from Pepperdine University’s Graziadio School of Business and Management. He is also a Certified Public Accountant.