Federal Communications Commission
Washington, D.C. 20554
Approved by OMB
3060-0084 (June 2002)
FCC 323-E
FOR FCC USE ONLY
 
Ownership Report For Noncommercial Educational Broadcast Station

Read INSTRUCTIONS Before Filling Out Form

FOR COMMISSION USE ONLY
FILE NO.

BOA - 20030711AAF
Section I - General
1. Legal Name of the Licensee/Permittee
WEST CENTRAL ILLINOIS EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.
Mailing Address
PO BOX 6248
City
SPRINGFIELD
State or Country (if foreign address)
IL
ZIP Code
62708 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
2174837887
E-Mail Address (if available) 
JERRY_GRUEBEL@WMEC.PBS.ORG
FCC Registration Number:
0002807154
Call Sign 
WMEC
Facility ID Number 
70537
2. Contact Representative (if other than Licensee/Permittee)
MARGARET L. MILLER
Firm or Company Name
DOW, LOHNES & ALBERTSON, PLLC
Mailing Address

City
State or Country (if foreign address)
ZIP Code
-
Telephone Number (include area code)
2027762000
E-Mail Address (if available)
MMILLER@DOWLOHNES.COM
3. Name of entity, if other than licensee or permittee, for which report is filed

Mailing Address


City
State or Country (if foreign address)
ZIP Code
-
Telephone Number (include area code)
E-Mail Address (if available)



Section II - Ownership Information

4.
All of the information furnished in this Report is accurate as of 07/08/2003 (Date must comply with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.3615(d), i.e., information must be current within 60 days of filing of this report, when 4(a) below is checked.)

This Report is filed for (check one)
a. Biennial b. Transfer of Control or Assignment of License/Permit c. Other
d. Amendment to pending application


for the following stations:

[Enter Station Information]


Station List


This Report is filed for the following stations:

Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WMEC 70537 MACOMB IL TV

Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WQEC 71561 QUINCY IL TV

Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WSEC 70536 JACKSONVILLE IL TV


5.
List all contracts and other instruments required to be filed by 47 C.F.R. Section 73.3613.   (Only licensees, permittees, or a reporting entity with a majority interest in or that otherwise exercises de facto control over the subject licensee or permittee shall respond.)

[Enter Contract/Instrument Information]


Contracts/Instruments Information


List all contracts and other instruments required to be filed by 47 C.F.R. Section 73.3613. (Only licensees, permittees, or a reporting entity with a majority interest in or that otherwise exercises de facto control over the subject shall respond.)

Description of Contract or Instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution (mm/dd/yyyy) Date of Expiration (mm/dd/yyyy)
ARTICLES OF INCORPORATION N/A 02/09/1976 PERPETUAL

Description of Contract or Instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution (mm/dd/yyyy) Date of Expiration (mm/dd/yyyy)
BY-LAWS N/A 01/13/1984 PERPETUAL

Description of Contract or Instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution (mm/dd/yyyy) Date of Expiration (mm/dd/yyyy)
PBS STATION USER AGREEMENT PBS 08/15/1995 12/31/2009


6.
Is the governing board directly or indirectly under the control of another entity?
Yes No
If Yes, is a separate FCC Form 323-E submitted for such entity?
Yes No
 7.
List officers, members of governing board, and holders of 1% or more ownership interest, if any. Use one column for each individual or entity. Attach supplemental pages, if necessary.
[Enter Owner Information]

Owner Information
List officers, members of governing board, and holders of 1% or more ownership interest, if any. Use one column for each individual or entity. Attach supplemental pages if necessary.
(Read carefully - The numbered items below refer to line numbers in the following table.)
a. Name and address of officer, member of governing board, and holders of 1% or more ownership interest (if other than individual also show name, address and citizenship of natural person authorized to vote the interest). List officers first, then board members, and thereafter, holders of 1% or more ownership interest, if any.
b. Citizenship.
c. Office held.
d. Percent of interest held.
e. Principal profession or occupation.
f. By whom appointed or elected.
g. Existing interests in any other broadcast station, including the nature and size of such interests.
a. Name and Address. ELWIN BASQUIN, PEORIA, IL
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

TREASURER OF THE BOARD

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

RETIRED PRESIDENT, WTVP-TV

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

g. Existing interests

N/A

a. Name and Address. BRUCE BIAGINI, MACOMB, IL
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

ATTORNEY

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

g. Existing interests

N/A

a. Name and Address. STEVE BOCHENEK, SPRINGFIELD, IL
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

ATTORNEY

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

g. Existing interests

N/A

a. Name and Address. KEITH BRADBURY, FRANKLIN, IL
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

1ST VICE CHAIR OF THE BOARD

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

BANK PRESIDENT

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

g. Existing interests

N/A

a. Name and Address. TIM BUTLER, SPRINGFIELD, IL
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR, CONG. RAY LAHOOD

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

g. Existing interests

N/A

a. Name and Address. PETER CASPER, JR., SPRINGFIELD, IL
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

OWNER, ACORDIA INSURANCE

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

g. Existing interests

N/A

a. Name and Address. SHERRY CENTANNI, QUINCY, IL
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

VOLUNTEER

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

g. Existing interests

N/A

a. Name and Address. MARY LYNN CLARKE, SPRINGFIELD, IL
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

MANAGER, IL HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

g. Existing interests

N/A

a. Name and Address. LETICIA DEWITT-ANDERSON, SPRINGFIELD, IL
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

MAYOR'S CHIEF OF STAFF, SPRINGFIELD

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

g. Existing interests

N/A

a. Name and Address. TONY CRANE, QUINCY, IL
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

OWNER, ARCHITECHNICS, INC.

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

g. Existing interests

N/A

a. Name and Address. THERESA FAITH CUMMINGS, SPRINGFIELD, IL
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

HUMAN RESOURCES, IL DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURSES

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

g. Existing interests

N/A

a. Name and Address. DR. JACK DANIELS, SPRINGFIELD, IL
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

PRESIDENT, LINCOLN LAND COMMUNITY COLLEGE

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

g. Existing interests

N/A

a. Name and Address. DR. PHILLIP DAVIS, SPRINGFIELD, IL
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

ASSOC. PROVOST, SIU SCHOOL OF MEDICINE

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

g. Existing interests

N/A

a. Name and Address. DR. JAMES DOVE, SPRINGFIELD, IL
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARDMEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

PRESIDENT, PRAIRIE CARDIOVASCULAR CONSULTANTS, INC.

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

g. Existing interests

N/A

a. Name and Address. JANIE FISCHER, QUINCY, IL
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

MARKETING DIRECTOR, FIRST BANKER'S TRUST

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

g. Existing interests

N/A

a. Name and Address. ROBERT FLUENT, QUINCY, IL
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

3RD VICE CHAIR OF THE BOARD

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

OWNER, ADECCO PERSONNEL SERVICES

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

g. Existing interests

N/A

a. Name and Address. MARIE GIACOMELLI, SPRINGFIELD, IL
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

VICE PRESIDENT, ROBERT MORRIS COLLEGE

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

g. Existing interests

N/A

a. Name and Address. TOM GRAY, CHANTHAM, IL
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

ATTORNEY FOR TEACHERS RETIREMENT SYSTEM

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

g. Existing interests

N/A

a. Name and Address. DR. JEROLD GRUEBEL, SPRINGFIELD, IL
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

PRESIDENT & CEO

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

PRESIDENT & CEO, CONVOCOM

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

g. Existing interests

N/A

a. Name and Address. DON HICKMAN, SPRINGFIELD, IL
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

RETIRED NEWS BROADCASTER, WCIS-TV

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

g. Existing interests

N/A

a. Name and Address. LEA HUDSON, CARLINVILLE, IL
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

2ND VICE CHAIR OF THE BOARD

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

MARKETING, H & H CONSTRUCTION SERVICES, INC.

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

g. Existing interests

N/A

a. Name and Address. AMY HYER, QUINCY, IL
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

EDUCATOR

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

g. Existing interests

N/A

a. Name and Address. DOUG KING, SPRINGFIELD, IL
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

MANAGER OF TELECOMMUNICATIONS, ILLINOIS LOTTERY

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

g. Existing interests

N/A

a. Name and Address. KATHI KRIVACEK, QUINCY,IL
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

VOLUNTEER

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

g. Existing interests

N/A

a. Name and Address. RICHARD A. LIEBIG, QUINCY,IL
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

CO-SECRETARY OF THE BOARD

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

RETIRED PRESIDENT, MOORMAN MANUFACTURING CO.

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

g. Existing interests

N/A

a. Name and Address. DAVE MAGUIRE, MACOMB, IL
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

OWNER, DELTA PROPERTY MANAGEMENT, INC.

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

g. Existing interests

N/A

a. Name and Address. TOM MARANTZ, SPRINGFIELD, IL
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

PRESIDENT, BANK OF SPRINGFIELD

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

g. Existing interests

N/A

a. Name and Address. TOM MCKULA, JACKSONVILLE, IL
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

RETIRED HOSPITAL ADMINISTRATOR

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

g. Existing interests

N/A

a. Name and Address. LEE MILNER, SPRINGFIELD, IL
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

RETIRED PRESS SECRETARY, IL STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

g. Existing interests

N/A

a. Name and Address. ANDY NICKELSON, QUINCY, IL
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

OWNER, DAME AND HURDLE JEWELERS

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

g. Existing interests

N/A

a. Name and Address. THOMAS OAKLEY, QUINCY, IL
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

PRESIDENT, QUINCY NEWSPAPERS, INC.

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

g. Existing interests

MR. OAKLEY IS THE HOLDER OF 1% OR MORE OWNERSHIP INTEREST IN COMMERCIAL RADIO STATIONS WGEM-AM AND WGEM-FM AND IN THE FOLLOWING COMMERCIAL TV STATIONS: WGEM, WSJV-TV, KTTC-TV, WVVA-TV, KTIV-TV AND WREX-TV.

a. Name and Address. SERGIO PECORI, SPRINGFIELD, IL
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

PRESIDENT & CEO, HANSON PROFESSIONAL SERVICES, INC.

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

g. Existing interests

N/A

a. Name and Address. CAROL HANSEN POSEGATE, SPRINGFIELD, IL
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

CO-SECRETARY OF THE BOARD

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

ATTORNEY

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

g. Existing interests

N/A

a. Name and Address. DR. RICHARD RINGEISEN, SPRINGFIELD, IL
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

PRESIDENT, UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS AT SPRINGFIELD

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

g. Existing interests

DR. RINGEISEN IS CHANCELLOR OF THE UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS AT SPRINGFIELD, LICENSEE OF NONCOMMERCIAL EDUCATIONAL RADIO STATIONS WUIS-FM, SPRINGFIELD, IL, AND WIPA-FM, PITTSFIELD, IL.

a. Name and Address. GARY SCOTT, JACKSONVILLE, IL
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

NEWS DIRECTOR, WLDS RADIO

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

g. Existing interests

N/A

a. Name and Address. DR. EDWIN B. STRONG, JR., KIRKWOOD, MO
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

RETIRED PRESIDENT, CULVER-STOCKTON COLLEGE

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

g. Existing interests

N/A

a. Name and Address. HERB STRONG, MACOMB, IL
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

PRESIDENT, MID-AMERICA NATIONAL BANK

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

g. Existing interests

N/A

a. Name and Address. ROBERT WEIRATHER, QUINCY, IL
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

CHAIR OF THE BOARD

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

ENGINEERING, HARRIS CORPORATION

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

g. Existing interests

N/A

a. Name and Address. ED WOJCICKI, SPRINGFIELD, IL
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

DESIGNATE BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

ASSOC. CHANCELLOR, UNIVERSITY OF IL AT SPRINGFIELD

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

g. Existing interests

N/A




SECTION III - CERTIFICATION


I certify that I am PRESIDENT AND CEO

(Official Title)


of WEST CENTRAL ILLINOIS EDUCATION TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.

(Exact legal title or name of respondent)


and that I have examined this Report and that to the best of my knowledge and belief, all statements in this Report are true, correct and complete.

(Date of certification must be within 60 days of the date shown in Question 4, Section II and in no event prior to that date.)

Signature
DR. JEROLD GRUEBEL
Date
06/30/2003
Telephone Number of Respondent (Include area code) 2174837887


WILLFUL FALSE STATEMENTS ON THIS FORM ARE PUNISHABLE BY FINE AND/OR IMPRISONMENT (U.S. CODE, TITLE 18, SECTION 1001), AND/OR REVOCATION OF ANY STATION LICENSE OR CONSTRUCTION PERMIT (U.S. CODE, TITLE 47, SECTION 312(a)(1)), AND/OR FORFEITURE (U.S. CODE, TITLE 47, SECTION 503).



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