News Director Directory

Current News Director Movement

  • Allison Smith - KCCI/Des Moines, IA.  Moves from WLWT/Cincinnati as Assistant News Director
  • Kathy Hostetter - KDKA/Pittsburgh, PA.  Moves from WTHR/Indianapolis
  • Casey Clark - KCTV/Kansas City.  Moves from WHEC/Rochester, NY
  • Stephanie Wheatley -KSNV/Las Vegas.  Promoted from Assistant News Director
  • Yvonne Simons - KATU/Portland, OR.  Moves from KOVR/Sacramento, CA as Assistant News Director.
  • Stuart Boslow - KARE/Minneapolis.  Moves from KSDK/St. Louis as Assistant News Director.
  • Mark Neerman - KPIX/San Francisco.  Moves from KSNV/Las Vegas.
  • Matt Johnson - WWMT/Kalamazoo, MI.  Moves from KRCG/Jefferson City, MO
  • Sarah Farley  WVII/WFVX-TV, Bangor, ME.  Promoted from Assistant News Director
  • Melissa Hendrix-Beach - KWES/Midland-Odessa, TX.  Promoted from Assistant News Director
  • Tracie McKinney - KTNV/Las Vegas, NV.  Moves from WXYZ as Assistant ND
  • Julie Wolfe - WHAS/Louisville, KY.  Moves from WXIA/Atlanta as Assistant News Director
  • Scott Pickey -  KOSA-TV, Odessa, TX. Moves from WOAY/Oak Hill, WV
  • Dennis Lortz - WOAY/Oak Hill, WV.  Moves from WOWK/Charleston, WV
  • Matt Van Slyke -  KAPP/KVEW-TV, Yakima, WA.  Moves from KSBY/San Luis Obispo as Assistant News Director
  • Bari  Soash - WTOC/Savannah, GA.  Moves from WALB/Albany, GA
  • Steve Koles - WBNS/Columbus, OH.  Moves from WWMT/Kalamazoo, MI
  • Keith Connors - WFSB/Hartford, CT.  Moves from WTNH/Hartford, CT
  • Jerry Howard -  KNPN/KNPG/KCJO/St. Joseph, MO.  Moves from KMTV/Omaha as Executive Producer
  • Kevin Stanfield -  KXLF/KBZk/ Butte, MT. Moves from KFYR/Fargo, ND
  • Jeff Harris - WBBM/Chicago.  Moves from WEWS/Cleveland, OH
  • Kay Norred – WFXR/Roanoke, VA. Moves from WRBL/Columbus, GA
  • Adam Plyer – WDTV/Bridgeport, WV. Moves from WSAZ/Huntington-Charleston, WV as producer
  • Mark Silberstein – WETM/Elmira, NY. Moves from WNEM/Saginaw, MI as Senior ProducerLisa Chavez - KTVB/Boise, ID.  Promoted from Assistant News Director.
  • Mike Dello Stritto - KOVR/KMAX/Sacramento, CA.  Moves from KTNV/Las Vegas
  • Chad Matthews - WABC/New York, NY.  Promoted from Assistant News Director.
  • Ben Dobson - WBTS/Boston. Moves from WVIT/Hartford, CT.
  • Karin Movesian - WNEM/Saginaw, MI.  Moves from KSDK/St. Louis. 
  • Dan Delgado - KCAU/Sioux City, IA.  Moves from KSNT as Assistant News Director
  • Sarah Burgess - WFXT/Boston, MA. Promoted from Managing Editor  
  • Gino Lamont - KMIR/Palm Springs, CA.   
  • Debi Highland - WNKY/Bowling Green, KY.  Moves from Print to Television
  • Alex De Leon - WTVO/Rockford, IL.  Promoted from Executive Producer
  • Michele Gors - WAOW/Wausau, WI.  Moves from KPTS/Wichita, KS as General Manager
  • Mark Little - WLBT/Jackson, MS.  Moves from WIS/Columbia, SC as News Director
  • MaryBeth Jacoby - WVLT/Knoxville, TN.  Moves from WLTX/Columbia, SC as News Director
  • Tom Bell - KVVU/Las Vegas, NV.  Moves from KOVR/Sacramento as News Director
  • Kelly Frank - WTSP/Tampa, FL.  Moves from WBNS/Columbus, OH as News Director 
  • Chris Avery - KECI/KCFW/KTVM-TV, Montana.  Moves from KSTU/Salt Lake City as Executive Producer
  • Joe Terrell - KLTV/KTRE-TV, Tyler/Lufkin/Longview, TX.  Adds ND duties from anchoring at the station.
  • Sarah Zak - WFTX-TV, Ft. Myers, FL.  Moves from WCPO/Cincinnati as Assistant News Director
  • Cody Broadway - KIDY/KXVA-TV, San Angelo/Abilene, TX. Moves from KUSA Producer.
  • Lon Lucas - WEEK/WHOI-TV, Peoria, IL.  Moves from KLAS/Las Vegas as Executive Producer
  • Jeff Kiernan - WTMJ/Milwaukee, WI.  Moves from WBBM/Chicago as News Director
  • Ryan Minnaugh - WFLA/Tampa, FL.  Moves from WTKR/Norfolk as News Director
  • Adam Bradshaw - KFDX/Wichita Falls, TX.   Moves from KVVU/Las Vegas as News Director
  • Morgan Schaab - WAND/Decatur, IL.   Promoted from Assistant News Director
  • J Bates - KIFI/Idaho Falls, ID.  Promoted from Digital Director
  • Bob Rockstroh - WFFF/Burlington, VT.  Moves from WETM/Elmira, NY as News Director
  • Tim Maestas - KOB/Albuquerque, NM.  Moves from WREG/Memphis as Producer
  • Mike Oliviera - WSOC/Charlotte.  Moves from WFXT/Boston as News Director
  • Amy Morris - WNBC/New York, NY.  Moves from WPVI/Philadelphia as News Director
  • ​Megan Lewis - KFBB/KHBB-TV, Great Falls, MT.   Promoted from Executive Producer
  • Jay Quaintance - WJHL-TV/Johnson City, TN.  Moves from WATE/Knoxville as Assistant News Director
  • Perry Boxx - WPSD-TV/Paducah, KY.  Comes from WEEK/WHOI Peoria, IL as News Director
  • Mandi Johnston-Mendoza - WOAI/KABB/San Antonio.   Promoted from Assistant News Director to News Director
  • Ian Rubin - WOIO/Cleveland.  Moves from WNEM/Saginaw, MI as News Director
  • Vonn Jones - KETV/Omaha, NE.  Promoted from Assistant News Director to News Director
  • Bill Dallman - KOMO/Seattle, WA.   Moves from KCBS/Los Angeles as News Director
  • Mark Rosen - WTVM/Columbus, GA.   Moves from WFFF/WVNY-TV, Burlington, VT as News Director
  • Grendel Levy - WOWK/Charleston, WV.   Moves from KIVI/Boise as News Director
  • Ben Stanfield - WHDN/Dothan, AL.   Adds ND duties.
  • Greg Phillips - WMC/Memphis, TN.   Comes from WVUE/New Orleans as Assistant News Director 
  • Brandon Sherer - Spectrum Central Carolina.   Comes from WTVD/Raleigh as Assistant News Director
  • Dwayne Fatherree - KADN/Lafayette, LA.   Promoted from Assistant News Director
  • Sean Carroll - WSTM/Syracuse, NY.   Comes from WHAM/News Director
  • Tara Finestone - KCBS/Los Angeles, CA.  Promoted from Assistant News Director