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. Chen 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 Chen 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.

Acting President (August, 2020- )

Cindy Shyu


Master degree, Annenberg School of Communication, University of Southern California

Bachelor degree, Journalism, National Cheng-chi University

Personal Experience
2005-2020 Head of Planning Dept., Public Television Service (PTS)
2000-2005  Researcher and Head of Research Dept., PTS
1998-1999 Producer of News Dept., PTS
1997-1998 Senior Editor of Reader’s Digest Taiwan
1996-1997 Deputy chief of News Gathering Desk, News Department, U2 Television
1986-1994 Producer of News Department, Taiwan Television



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

(resigned, 2020/9/8)

Chairperson of Wilderness Foundation Formosa

Karen Jui-Hsi Hsu

(resigned, 2020/7/29)

Chairperson of Global Workers’ Organization, Taiwan

Tang Mei-Yun

Director of Tang Mei-Yun Taiwanese Opera Group

Chang Yu-Pei

(resigned, 2020/9/7)

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 (resigned, 2020/2/1)

         -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


Current Position

Liu Chi-Chun

Professor, Department of Accounting, National Taiwan University



Current Position

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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About Public Television Service Foundation

Founded in 1998, Public Television Service (PTS) is the leading public service broadcaster in Taiwan. Operated as an independent public organization, PTS aims to provide value-added quality programming services covering a wide range of categories to present the diversity and creativity in Taiwan without the intervention of commercial and political power.
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