About Belo | Board of Directors

Dunia A. Shive

Director since February 2008

Dunia A. Shive is currently president and chief executive officer of Belo Corp. Previously, she served as the president of Media Operations with oversight of all of Belo’s television, cable news and interactive media operations.

Dunia previously served as executive vice president of Belo Corp., and executive vice president of Media Operations. Dunia was also previously executive vice president/chief financial officer of the Company.

In 1993, Dunia joined Belo as corporate controller, and in 1995 became vice president/controller. She was later named vice president of finance and in 1997 became senior vice president of corporate operations. Dunia was later named senior vice president and chief financial officer in 1998.

She began her career in 1982 as an audit manager for Arthur Young & Company, where she worked with several publicly held companies, including Belo.

Dunia holds a bachelors degree of business administration in accounting from Texas Tech University. In 2008, she was recognized as a Distinguished Alumnus by Texas Tech University. In 2001, she received an Outstanding Alumni award from Ernst & Young (Southwest Region).

Dunia is a past member of the board of directors of the United Way of Metropolitan Dallas. She is a member of the Belo Corp. Board of Directors, the National Association of Broadcasters Television Board of Directors, the Television Operator’s Caucus, the Associated Press Board of Directors and the NBC Affiliates Board of Directors. She also serves as a Trustee of The Belo Foundation.

Dunia and her husband, Robert, have three children.