Green Bay News Director Moves South, Stays with Gray

By Kevin Eck 

WBAY news director Matt Kummer is leaving Gray-owned Green Bay, Wis. CBS affiliate to be the news director at Gray’s Knoxville, Tenn. station WVLT-WBXX, he announced on social media.

“After an amazing decade leading the WBAY-TV newsroom, I’m heading south,” said Kummer. “Already memorizing the lyrics to Rocky Top!”

Kummer start working as the assistant news director at WBAY in 2011 after being the morning ep at WCCO in Minneapolis, Minn. He was named news director in 2013. He’s also worked at WISH in Indianapolis, WLUK in Green Bay and WJBK in Detroit.