Richard Miles

General Manager of WBAA

Richard Miles has 30 plus years of experience in public radio management. He has served as the chair of Indiana Public Broadcasting Stations. Miles also held senior positions including vice president of interactive media and content strategy and vice president of audio services and TV programming at WFYI Indianapolis.  He is currently serving on the board of Public Radio in Mid-America.

Miles also has a background in higher education. He previously worked for the Indiana Higher Education Telecommunication System at Indiana University and public radio stations at his alma mater, Butler University. There, he earned his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in radio and television.

Miles is proud to join the Purdue community, where he has worked with the College of Engineering on public radio specials in 2009 and 2010, as well as on a recent collaborative project between WBAA and WFYI.