Joseph Tovares is a media executive with significant experience across a range of platforms and genres. Most recently he served as the Sr. Vice President & Chief Content Officer at the Corporation for Public Broadcasting where he oversaw support of national media content projects and talent development efforts for public media. He is a frequent speaker at industry events, conferences and meetings in the U.S. Europe and Latin America. He is a member of the Writers Guild of America, the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences and the Editorial Projects in Education Board. A native Tejano, he was born in San Antonio, TX and now lives in the Boston area.