Jarl Mohn

Jarl Mohn is a world leader in the fields of entertainment and communication.


He is CEO and President of National Public Radio, overseeing NPR’s global operations and partnerships with more than a thousand public radio stations, serving over 30 million people each week.

Jarl Mohn

Jarl at NPR Headquarters in Washington, D.C.

The creator of E! Entertainment Television, Mohn served as its President and CEO for almost a decade. He is also the former Executive Vice President and general manager of MTV and VH1, where he architected the strategy of long-form programming.

He was Chairman of the World President Organization (WPO) Los Angeles Chapter and Chairman of the ACLU’s Southern California operation. His numerous board positions include XM RadioCNETScripps, and the University of Southern California. He and his wife Pamela created The Mohn Family Foundation in 2000.