Jean Wong joined WBUR as Director of Finance in January 2005. She brings with her a wealth of experience in both financial management and the broadcast arena.
Jean’s work prior to WBUR was at Radio One, Inc., where she had been Market Controller reporting to the General Manager on all financial matters, since 2002. Her additional experience in the broadcast industry includes Business Manager and station CFO for WHUB-TV, a USA Network broadcasting station launched in 2000, and Manager of Accounting at WLVI-TV, a Boston-based television station and WB affiliate, from 1994 to 1999. Prior to that time she served as Assistant Controller for six years at WLVI-TV, then an independent UHF television station.
Jean’s brings additional experience from Brigham and Women’s Hospital OB/GYN Department; Houghton Mifflin & Company; and Jobs for Youth-Boston, Inc. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Accounting from Boston College and lives in the Boston area.