gary knell http://kbia.org en NPR CEO Gary Knell Announces He's Leaving http://kbia.org/post/npr-ceo-gary-knell-announces-hes-leaving After <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2011/12/01/142998487/new-npr-ceo-gary-knell-starts-work-will-take-listeners-calls" target="_blank">fewer than 21 months on the job</a>, NPR CEO Gary Knell announced at mid-day Monday that he's leaving the organization to become president and CEO at the National Geographic Society.<p>In a message to a surprised staff, Knell said he was "approached by the organization recently and offered an opportunity that, after discussions with my family, I could not turn down." <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2013/08/19/213499040/npr-ceo-gary-k Mon, 19 Aug 2013 16:59:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 39059 at http://kbia.org NPR CEO Gary Knell Announces He's Leaving