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PBS Reno Hires Development Assistant

Lexie Beck, Development Assistant

RENO, NV (June 21, 2022) — PBS Reno continues to strengthen its talented Development team with the hire of Lexie Beck, who will serve as the station’s Development Assistant. Beck joined PBS Reno in early June. In her new role, Beck will process donation records, conduct financial reconciliation, and assist with station event planning including fundraising drives, membership acquisition, and the PBS Reno Kids Club.

 “I am thrilled to have Lexie joining the team as the station’s new Development Assistant,” said Emma Glenn, PBS Reno Vice President of Development. “She will be a great asset to PBS Reno, playing an important role in supporting our Membership team and working to further the station’s mission to Entertain Your Curiosity.”

Beck was born and raised in Las Vegas before moving to Reno. She attended the University of Nevada, Reno, where she strengthened her love for advocacy in the field of mental health, specifically with regard to young people. Beck previously worked at Nevada PEP, where she worked as a Program Facilitator. 

Professionally, I am passionate about accessibility, collaboration, and making an impact in the community, and I look forward to infusing this into my work at PBS Reno,” said Beck. “As a native Nevadan, I am delighted to join this team and work with an organization and individuals who are passionate about serving and connecting with the local community.”

About PBS Reno

As of February 2022, PBS Reno Channel 5.1 is watched weekly by more than 113,000 people in approximately 62,000 households in northern and central Nevada and northeastern California, with viewership on multicast channels Reno Create 5.2 and PBS KIDS Reno 5.3. PBS Reno channels are also available on cable, satellite services, and via livestream on YouTube TV. PBS Reno provides PBS national programming and award-winning, locally-produced content. provides engaging interactive content, including the video portal at that streams all locally-produced content and most PBS national content. PBS Reno serves students, teachers, parents and caregivers through immersive educational services including Curiosity Classroom Workshops that bring classroom lessons to life with standards-based lessons and activities. Through the support of local corporations and foundations, as well as thousands of individual members, PBS Reno has been delivering public television and educational services to the communities it serves since 1983.

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