Rebecca Wharton
Board Member

Rebecca Wharton is the Senior Producer for The Open Mind, a public affairs program airing nationally on PBS stations featuring thoughtful interviews on issues of national concern.  Rebecca was the Editorial Producer for the national weekly broadcast Bill Moyers Journal on PBS, and Editorial Producer for the acclaimed series Bill Moyers on Faith and Reason – a series of extended conversations with authors and thinkers on faith and reason, doubt and belief, myth and ritual. Rebecca was also Editorial Producer and Interview Producer on the award winning NOW with Bill Moyers on PBS, in addition a to number of award-winning broadcasts, including Healing and the Mind.  She has worked on documentary series on topics ranging from money and sports to political rhetoric.  Rebecca has produced for ABC News Turning Point, ABC News The Century, and was the Senior Producer of a Dow Jones broadband initiative. Rebecca graduated with honors from Wesleyan University in Middletown, Connecticut and is a Fellow of the Writers Institute at the Graduate Center, CUNY.