GM of WBZ-TV/WSBK-TV Boston succeeds Dan Shelley.
Members of the Radio-Television News Directors Association elected new board members at [email protected], their annual conference in Las Vegas.
Taking the gavel as RTNDA chairwoman is Angie Kucharski, vice president and station manager of WBZ-TV/WSBK-TV Boston. She succeeds Dan Shelley, news director and assistant program director at WTMJ-AM Milwaukee.
Bill Roswell, managing editor of KYW-AM in Philadelphia, is RTNDA’s chair-elect.
RTNDA voting members also elected three directors-at-large:
- Donna Francavilla, reporter, CBS Radio News, Birmingham, Ala.
- David Louie, reporter, KGO-TV San Francisco.
- Ed Tobias, assistant managing editor/broadcast news, Associated Press, Washington (incumbent).
Regional director changes:
- Region 8: Ken Jobe, news director at WHBQ-TV Memphis, was named to succeed Jim Ogle, who moved out of the area to take a new position.
- Region 11: Lane Beauchamp, managing editor at CBS Television Stations Digital Media Group in New York, succeeds chair-elect Roswell as regional director.