Kim Godwin Named ABC News President

She's the first Black executive to lead a broadcast network news division

CBS News evp of news Kim Godwin will take over as ABC News chief in early May. ABC/Heidi Gutman

ABC News has a new president: CBS News evp of news Kim Godwin will take over the role in early May, the company said today.

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