The former news director of KCRA Sacramento, Calif., is joining the Philadelphia NBC outlet on July 16, succeeding Chris Bockman.
NBC-owned WCAU Philadelphia (DMA 4) today named Anzio Williams vice president of news effective July 16. He succeeds Chris Bockman who resigned in June.
Williams joins the station from KCRA Sacramento, Calif., where he spent five years as news director. Prior to that, he held the same position at WDSU New Orleans and was there when Hurricane Katrina hit. Williams also served as assistant news director at WESH Orlando, Fla., and WCNC Charlotte, N.C.
Williams, a member of the National Association of Black Journalists, is a graduate of North Carolina A&T State University with a bachelor’s degree in broadcast news.