KLRN-TV, San Antonio’s Public Television Station, announces the promotions of staff members Lauren Silva and Maricella Borroel.
Lauren Silva, a 7-year veteran and most recently Director of Development, is being promoted to Vice President of Institutional Advancement. Ms. Silva is a San Antonio native and a graduate of the University of the Incarnate Word. During her tenure at KLRN, she has been instrumental in securing funding for numerous educational and operational projects.
Maricella Borroel is being promoted to Vice President of Education. Ms. Borroel joined KLRN in 2008 as the Director of Early Childhood Services. Prior to KLRN, Ms. Borroel was the Program Director at AVANCE San Antonio. She received a Bachelor of Science degree in Early Childhood Studies at Boston University. Under her leadership, KLRN has expanded educational services preparing children for school and bridging digital media content into the classroom.
"We are fortunate to have such a wonderful high performing team of dedicated professionals and these promotions reflect KLRN's commitment to our community," said Arthur Emerson, President and CEO. “Lauren and Maricella exemplify KLRN’s highest standards of service and integrity. They are passionate team players who consistently overperform and develop new strategies and benefits for the 33 counties that KLRN serves."
KLRN is the Emmy-Award winning public television station for South Central Texas broadcasting to a 33-county radius from Laredo, through San Antonio and up to Hill Country. The mission of KLRN is to open a world of lifelong learning through trustworthy and enriching programs on-air, online and in our community. Through four broadcast channels, community screening events and discussions, and a robust educational department that reaches children, families and teachers, KLRN is committed to being a community entity that informs, entertains and inspires our diverse and growing communities.