Terri Wright

General Manager

Terri Wright has held the position of General Manager at WFIT since 1998. 
As manager of Brevard County’s only locally owned and operated public radio station, she is responsible for directing all aspects of the station including: sales and underwriting, membership and development, operations, new media and broadcast engineering.

Terri’s responsibilities include managing WFIT’s $600,000+ annual budget raised through Corporation for Public Broadcasting’s grant, Florida Public Broadcasting/DOE’s grant and other corporate and foundation grants, as well as underwriting, membership donations, special events, and planned giving donations.

Terri also plays a key role in community outreach through interviews, public service announcements, partnerships with businesses and non-profits and station participation at special events.

She’s an authorized agent for National Public Radio and station representative for the Federal Communications Commission, ensuring compliance with rules and regulations. She’s also a member and representative of Florida Public Broadcasting.

In 2010 Terri secured funding through a Public Education Capital Outlay (PECO) grant for design and construction of a new 5,000 square foot facility.  In October of 2012, the community enjoyed a Grand Opening Celebration of the new WFIT 89.5 FM Broadcast Center.

Terri  began her career at WFIT as a volunteer in 1992. She was hired as Director of Membership in 1993, designing and implementing a membership database and increasing membership income by 57%. 

As General Manager she was integral in an FCC approved power increase in 1999.  Through her direction and funding acquisition, WFIT was the first radio station in the county to secure, and install a digital transmitter in 2006.  WFIT received a Case Award of Excellence in 2009. As a recipient of an FCC construction permit and a CPB grant, WFIT will be installing a new antennae and transmitter in the coming months.

Before moving to Florida Terri managed and owned several businesses and taught SCUBA. Other interests include gardening, fitness,  kayaking, and reading. She received her B.S. in Business with an emphasis in Marketing and Accounting in 1987 at Arizona State University in Tempe, AZ. She lives in Malabar with her husband and countless pets. Her 2 beautiful daughters live in the Orlando area.

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Brevard Humane Society's Wish List

Complete Wish List for Humane Society

 

  • Clay Litter (non-clumping)
  • Dry & Canned Cat & Kitten Food
  • Kitten Formula (KMR)
  • Litter Pans & Scoopers
  • Dog & Puppy Canned & Dry Food
  • Dog Toy: Jolly Balls (without handles)
  • Collars & Leashes
  • Bird Food
  • Rabbit Food
  • Pine Shavings (no cedar)
  • Rat Food

 

  Non-Stop OCEAN FUN !

December 3rd, 2016, is the date for the 5th Annual Ocean-Reef-Beach Festival to return to Pelican Beach Park! Celebrate the ocean lifestyle with us!

Continuing our annual tradition, the Ocean-Reef-Beach Festival returns to Pelican Beach Park on Saturday, December 3rd, 2016. Join us in celebrating the ocean lifestyle in a family atmosphere with fun activities for all ages. From educational programs in the clubhouse to a sea turtle maze for the kids, there will be something for the whole beach community. Don’t miss out on the Brevard Hawaiian Dancers performing a Live Hawaiian Ceremonial Dance through the Festival around noon time.

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Today is our 2nd annual Day of Giving!  It's not the amount you give but the number of participants who join together to make a difference!

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The art show will feature a Patron Opening on Wednesday November 16th 6 pm - 7:30 pm.The art show and sale will be on Thursday November 17th 10 am - 2 pm and 6 pm - 8 pm.and on Friday November 18th 10 am - 2 pm.Free and open to the public the proceeds will benefit the artists and the Bridges Foundation.  for more information Kate Dilulio 321 690-3464 ext 22 or kdilulio@mybridges.org      


A Pet & Family Friendly Event, with Live Owls, Raffle Items, Photos with Santa, Dog Lure Course & Great Food.

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