About WJCT

WJCT is the community-supported public broadcasting station for the First Coast. WJCT offers the finest national and local programming through its cutting-edge broadcast facilities — WJCT-TV, WJCT-FM and WJCT Online. The documents, files and information included below are in compliance of guidelines from the Corporation of Public Broadcasting:


WJCT’s mission is to use our unique assets as a resource for citizens to come together to celebrate human diversity, experience lifelong learning, and actively engage in matters of civic importance, all to improve the quality of our lives and our community.


Our vision for WJCT is to be regarded as an indispensable community resource, connecting citizens to content, sharing ideas, and setting the standards through which the community learns and grows.

WJCT's Core Values

We are committed to providing intelligent, innovative programming and services of the highest quality. We deliver arts, education and entertainment directly into First Coast homes and serve as an accessible forum for public dialogue and debate. We seek to open minds, promote intellectual curiosity and enrich the quality of life on the First Coast.

JCT Services

JCT Services, LLC is a for-profit affiliate of WJCT, Inc. in Jacksonville, Florida. WJCT took the lead in the development of the technical plan for the creation of the network operations center, the successful development of the CPB grant and the recruitment of the other ten DCA member stations. JCT Services was subsequently awarded the contract to manage the operations of the NOC. For more information, visit www.dcabos.com

WJCT BOT & CAB Meeting Dates

As set forth in Section 396(k)(4) of the Communications Act, meetings of WJCT's Board of Trustees and WJCT's Community Advisory Board are open to the public. All meetings, unless noted, take place at WJCT Studios at 100 Festival Park Avenue.

Meetings may move into executive session as needed. At that time, all attendees except Board of Trustees members and/or those deemed necessary for the discussion at hand will be asked to leave the meeting.


At the annual meeting of the Board of Trustees of WJCT on Thursday, September 24, 2020, the Board will approve the election of no more than ten (10) new members of the Board of Trustees. Members of the community are invited to nominate candidates for membership on the Board. The nomination should be directed to Carlos Semidei, c/o WJCT Public Broadcasting, 100 Festival Park Avenue, Jacksonville, FL 32202, and should provide a brief outline of the qualifications of the nominee for membership on the WJCT Board. Any nominees from members of the community will be considered by the Governance’s Committee of WJCT, along with other nominations generated by present board members and the Governance’s Committee shall determine which nominees it will be presented to the Board for election. The Board of Trustees shall have final approval for the election of new trustees by majority vote.

These nominations must be received by August 3, 2020.

The Board of Trustees meets bimonthly at 4pm in the WJCT Board Room.

BOT 2019/2020 Meeting Dates:

  • November 21, 2019
  • January 30, 2020
  • March 26, 2020
  • May 28, 2020
    Due to the Coronavirus emergency, WJCT’s Board of Trustees meeting scheduled for May 28th at 4 p.m. will be conducted electronically only. If you seek access to this meeting under our open meetings policy, please send an email to Carlos Semidei at csemidei@wjct.org.
  • July 30, 2020
  • September 24, 2020 (Annual Meeting)

The Community Advisory Board meets in December, March, June, and September at 4:30 p.m. in the WJCT Community Room.

CAB 2019 & 2020 Meeting Dates

  • December 4, 2019
  • March 4, 2020
  • June 3, 2020
  • September 2, 2020 (Annual Meeting)

Other WJCT Meeting Dates

All meetings, unless noted, take place at WJCT Studios at 100 Festival Park Avenue.
Executive & Finance Combined Committee
  • October 17, 2019
  • December 19, 2019
  • February 20, 2020
  • April 16, 2020
  • June 18, 2020
  • August 20, 2020
Finance Committee
  • November 14, 2019
  • January 23, 2020
  • March 19, 2020
  • May 21, 2020
  • July 23, 2020
  • September 17, 2020
Governance Committee
  • TBD


WJCT Branding

Below you'll find WJCT's logos in high resolution .PNG and .JPG formats. Right-click on desired file format and choose "Save link as..." or "Save target as..." to download.

*Note: Gray background on bottom row of logos is for display purpose ONLY. Actual file for download and for official use, should NOT include this gray background.

WJCT Logo Square Color

WJCT Logo Square BW


WJCT Senior Staff

David McGowan
President & CEO

Geri Cirillo
Senior Vice President of Development

Tony Alicea
Vice President & COO of JCT Services

Valerie Strickland-Smith
Vice President of Adminstration & Human Resources

FCC Public Inspection Files

The WJCT TV & FM public file is available online at fcc.gov. For additional information or questions regarding the public file, contact Valarie Strickland-Smith by phone at 904.358.6371 or by email at vsmith@wjct.org.