Walt McRee: A Paradigm Shift in Banking!
Walt McRee is the Chairman of the Public Bank Institute (PBI), and a senior adviser to PBI from its earliest days in 2011. He also served as Director of the Pennsylvania Public Bank Project. Following a career in broadcasting Walt has been a media strategist and consultant writer, producer, marketing entrepreneur, voice talent and created and executed national media campaigns for world hunger, the environment, public broadcasting and the arts. As Founder and CEO of the Alliance for Public Broadcasting, Inc. he pioneered new fund raising principles and programs for use in public radio and TV stations nationwide.
Through his media initiatives and work with public banking, Walt intends to expand public understanding, participation and support for shifts in paradigm thinking and public policy. He produces and co-hosts the bi-weekly program "It's Our Money with Ellen Brown which focuses on monetary reform, financial issues and public banking. He has written and produced a number of videos for PBI as well as its new TV program. He holds a BA in Philosophy and Geography.