KHOU Sets 3-Person News Leadership Team
Tegna-owned CBS affiliate KHOU today announced that Liz Roldan, Stuart Boslow and Randy Klein have been appointed to lead the station’s journalistic and content efforts. Roldan was named news director, Boslow was named innovation director and Klein was named digital director.
“We are thrilled to have experienced, passionate and innovative journalists of this caliber leading our team in Houston,” said Robert Springer, KHOU president and general manager. “This incoming leadership team paired with the exceptional journalists at KHOU will allow us to serve the people of greater Houston in new and exciting ways.”
Liz Roldan is an experienced journalist and leader with nearly three decades in broadcast news. Most recently, she was news director of WFOR Miami. Roldan is a 12-time regional Emmy winner and was recently recognized with the Alfred I. duPont-Columbia University Award for Outstanding Investigative Reporting in the Public Interest, the National Edward R. Murrow Award for News Documentary and the National Emmy for Outstanding News Documentary.
She is also a speaker and panelist at the IRE (Investigative Reporters and Editors), NABJ (National Association of Black Journalists) and NAHJ (National Association of Hispanic Journalists) conferences. Roldan is a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin with a bachelor’s degree in journalism.
Stuart Boslow comes to KHOU from Tegna’s KARE Minneapolis, where he was director of content. A six-time regional Emmy winner and leader of a two-time duPont-Columbia University award winning team, Boslow has over two decades of experience. Boslow has worked in leadership roles at a number of Tegna stations including KENS San Antonio, Texas, and KSDK St. Louis.
Randy Klein has been instrumental in shaping KHOU’s digital and social media strategy since 2018 in his role as digital strategist and regional digital director for Tegna Texas. Klein has more than 25 years of experience and prior to his time at KHOU he worked at WTSP Tampa, Fla., as managing editor. Prior to Tampa, he spent 16 years as web manager at KTRK Houston. Klein has a Bachelor of Arts degree in communication from the University of Houston.
Roldan and Boslow begin their new roles in January 2021. Klein’s promotion is effective immediately.