Shari Hutchinson is the General Manager of South Carolina Public Radio and SCETV Programming. She has worked with Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz for 29 years, serving as engineer and as associate producer, before ultimately taking the role of producer in 1986. She also serves as the executive producer of the national radio series, Chamber Music from Spoleto Festival USA. Hutchinson oversees on-air fundraising, procurement, and programming for the the channels of SCETV. She has been named Outstanding Arts and Performance Producer by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting and has been recognized by the state of South Carolina with its highest honor for those who work in the arts, the Elizabeth O'Neill Verner Award for the Arts.