Opportunities at SPNN

OPEN POSITIONS AT SPNN- we don't currently have any open staff positions at SPNN.


CTEP AmeriCorps

Become a CTEP AmeriCorps Member. Service years are September through August. Teach digital literacy skills at libraries, adult basic education sites, workforce centers or other non profits. Find out how here. 

Board Members

SPNN is a non-profit community media center serving Saint Paul, MN and the Twin Cities metro area. Started in 1984 to provide public access services for cable television, SPNN now provides tools, technology, training and transmission for people and organizations who want to use media to connect with other communities.  

If you would like to serve on the SPNN Board of Directors, look over this position description and then contact Bonnie Schumacher, Interim Executive Director. 


SPNN works with the individual to create a position that meets both the needs of the intern/volunteer and the organization. 

An internship at SPNN is a rare opportunity for college students seeking hands-on media experience in a professional work environment.  Candidates will possess a passion for community media, be well organized and have some media related skills to further develop while interning at SPNN.  Typically Interns commit to 3-6 month terms and work with an academic advisor to chart their progress and goals while at SPNN in collaboration with their Internship Supervisor.  Find out more about internships at SPNN here

Volunteering is a great way to contribute to the community of SPNN.  Opportunities may include production, post-production, office support, event planning, research and  serving on an advisory committee. You can see more in-depth position descriptions here. Interested in supporting SPNN's mission of building community through media by donating your time and talent? Fill out our volunteer application and get started!


SPNN serves at the intersections of art, equity, and tech to improve the quality of life in our community.  Our mission: to empower people to use media and communications to better lives, use authentic voice, and build common understanding—resulted in over 4,000 people served directly and viewership of 55,000 householdsYour support is essential in helping SPNN create a more vibrant and equitable community. Thank you! Go here to donate now.