Senior Vice President & Chief Business Development Officer
Minnesota Public Radio
Tim Roesler, Senior Vice President, Business Development & Chief Business Development Officer, is a graduate of the University of Nebraska, Lincoln, with a broadcast journalism degree where he earned membership in the honorary academic societies for broadcast journalism and economics. He has a master's degree in telecommunications from Michigan State University in East Lansing and taught news film/video classes at Creighton University in Omaha. Roesler began his career in the newsroom and on air at the CBS TV affiliate in Sioux City, Iowa, then went to news and information station KFAB in Omaha, and managed commercial station KDON FM-AM in Salinas-Monterey-Santa Cruz, Calif. He spent 8 years with CBS owned and operated stations in San Francisco in sales management and was in sales management with Clear Channel locally. Roesler worked with Internet Broadcasting, which was an early leader in the convergence of online and broadcast content. He joined Minnesota Public Radio | American Public Media in 2001.