Gray Names 4 GMs in 5 Markets

By Kevin Eck 

Gray Television has named GMs for its stations in Iowa, Michigan and West Virginia.

Susan Ramsett has been named GM of KWQC in Davenport, Iowa. She comes from KOLN-KGIN and KSNB in Lincoln, Nebraska and KNOP-KNPL and KIIT in North Platte.

Gray has named Shannon Booth as Ramsett’s replacement. Booth has worked in news, operations and promotion at Gray’s Cedar Rapids station KCRG, where she is currently the director of Brand Marketing and Creative Services.


Rick Rhoades has been named GM of WLUC in Marquette, Michigan. He takes over for the retiring Rob Jamros who has been GM for 27 years. Rhoades has worked as GSM for half of his 14 years at WLUC.

In Parkersburg, W.V., Ken Long has been named GM of WTAP-WIYE and WOVA, where he’s worked since 2009 and has been GSM since 2013. Long takes over for Roger Sheppard, who retired from the station in March.