Joseph M. Field (age 79) founded Entercom in 1968 and has served as Chairman of our Board of Directors since our inception. Mr. Field served as our Chief Executive Officer from our inception until 2002 and as our President from our inception until 1998.
Before entering the broadcasting business, he practiced law for 14 years in New York (including service as an Assistant United States Attorney) and Philadelphia. Mr. Field served on the board of directors of the National Association of Broadcasters for the years 1992 through 1996.
Mr. Field currently serves on the boards of directors of the Broadcasters Foundation, Mediacast, LLC (d/b/a Specticast), the Philadelphia Orchestra Association, The Mary Louise Curtis Bok Foundation, the Settlement Music School, the American Interfaith Institute, the National Liberty Museum and the Philadelphia Chamber Music Society.
In addition, he serves on the Advisory Board of the University of Pennsylvania?s Field Center for Children's Policy, Practice & Research.
Mr. Field has a B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania, an L.L.B. from Yale Law School and a D.M. from the Curtis Institute of Music. Mr. Field is the father of David J. Field.