Green Bay Station Hires News Director

By Kevin Eck 

Julie Moravchik has been hired by Green Bay, Wis., NBC affiliate WGBA as news director.

Moravchik last worked at KRCG in Jefferson City-Columbia, Mo. She’s also worked as news director at WDAZ in Grand Forks, N.D., and KQDS in Duluth, Minn. She started her career with Wisconsin Public Radio.

“I’m thrilled to have Julie at NBC 26,” said Peter Marquardt, vp and GM. “Julie’s ties to Wisconsin and her passion for great journalism make her the perfect choice to lead our News Department.”

She starts Monday, June 13.