The 6th Board of Directors and Supervisors for Taiwan Public Television Service Foundation (PTS) took office on September 26th 2016, made up of18 board of directors. Former director of the Council for Cultural Affairs Yu-Chiou Tchen was appointed as the chairperson. On December 2nd 2016, the new Board appointed prestigious documentary filmmaker Ms. Wen-Chieh Tsao as new President of PTS.


Ms. Tchen Yu-chiou
Chairperson of the Board, Taiwan Public Television Service Foundation
Chairperson of the Board, Chinese Television System
Chairperson of the Board, Taiwan Broadcasting System

Ms. Yu-Chiou Tchen is an accomplished pianist, music educator, and cultural administrator. She graduated from the Conservatoire Nationale Superieur de Musique de Paris, earning the Prix de Piano and Prix de Musique de Chambre.

She has served as Minister of the Council for Cultural Affairs; National Policy Advisor to the Office of the President of the R.O.C.(Taiwan); Ambassador-at-large; Secretary General of the National Cultural Association; Chairperson of the National Chiang Kai-Shek Cultural Center and on the board of the National Culture and Arts Foundation. She has held the positions of Chair of the Department of Music, Dean of the Graduate School of Music and Dean of the College of Fine and Applied Arts at National Taiwan Normal University (NTNU).

She currently serves as Chair of the board of Taiwan Public Television Service Foundation and Chinese Television Service, and, as well as on Honorary Chairperson of Egret Culture and Education Foundation, and President of Alliance Francaise de Taiwan. Her rich performance experience includes recitals in France, Belgium, Italy and the US and collaborations with numerous world renowned orchestras. She has been recognized with many prestigious awards including from the government of France and has authored and edited a plethora of publications.


Wen Chieh TSAO

TSAO has devoted her career to documentary filmmaking for more than 2 decades. She got her BA from Chinese Cultural University in 1986 and then earned her Master of Science in Psychology from National Fu Jen Catholic University in 2012. She is also director and scriptwriter in Public Television Preparatory Committee before PTS’s formal launch in 1998.

As an experienced producer and director, TSAO has produced various documentaries such as “A Random Life” (1998, First Prize of Cultural of Locality Festival, being invited to Margaret Mead Festival), “Please Come Home My Boy”(1998, Merit Prize in TIDF), “Heavenly Peace in Small Town” (2001, Opening Film in Taiwan International Ethnographic Film Festival), “Dreaming of HomeMarginal Tribe of the City” (2003, Taiwan International Ethnographic Film Festival), “Song Way Back When”(2015, Chiayi City International Art Documentary Film Festival) ,“The Eyes of Nan Guang Deng” (2015, Taiwan International Ethnographic Film Festival, 2016 New Narratives Film Festival) and “Art Duet—Voice of Two Generations (Visual Arts)” (2016, Chiayi City International Art Documentary Film Festival).


Current Position
Wu Ma-li
Associate Professor, Graduate Institute of Interdisciplinary Art, National Kaohsiung Normal University, Taiwan
Chiu Tsai-Hsin
-          Founder & Chairperson of C&E Associates Inc.
-          Founder & Chairperson Chew’s Culture Foundation
Eve Chiu
CEO of The Foundation for Excellent Journalism Award
Stan Shih
Chairperson of Stans Foundation

Hsu Jen-Shiu
Chairperson of Wilderness Foundation Formosa
Karen Jui-Hsi Hsu
Chairperson of Global Workers’ Organization, Taiwan
Tang Mei-Yun
Director of Tang Mei-Yun Taiwanese Opera Group

Terry Chang
Chairperson of TAAZE Online Bookstore
Chang Yu-Pei
Professor, Department of Communication & Technology, National Chiao Tung University
Chen Shun-Hsiao
Associate professor, 
Department of Journalism & Communication Studies, 
Fu Jen Catholic University
Feng Hsiao-Fei
Founder and Editor-in-Chief of News & Market
Singer, Actor, Cultural Worker
Cheng Tzu-Leong
Professor, Communication College, National Chengchi University
Futuru C.L. Tsai
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Public and Cultural Affairs, Institute of Austronesian Studies, National Taitung University
Tsai Tsung-Lung
-          Independent documentary producer and director
-          Assistant professor of the Department of Communications at the National Chung Cheng University
Lu Yen-Fen
-          CEO of Children's Culture and Arts Foundation
-          Director of Taipei Opportunity Cultural Foundation
Lo Hui-Wen
Assistant Professor,
Department of Communications Management,
Shih Hsin University

Managing Supervisor

Liu Chi-Chun / Professor, Department of Accounting, National Taiwan University


Hu Yung-Fen / Adviser of the Association of the Visual Arts in Taiwan
Huang Ming-Hui / Assistant Professor of Law at the National Taipei University

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