KMOV News Director Out

By Kevin Eck 

Brian Thouvenot is no longer news director of St. Louis CBS affiliate KMOV.

He was hired in March 2014 to replace Sean McLaughlin who moved into a corporate role for E.W. Scripps.

Assistant news director Amanda Purdum will act as interim news director.

Thouvenot worked as a digital content manager at KMOV from 2008 until 2012 before working as the interim news director at WHAS in Louisville, Kentucky.