Meredith Names GM of Portland Station

By Kevin Eck 

Adrienne Roark has been named vp and general manager of KPTV-KPDX in Portland, Oregon.

Roark comes to the Fox affiliate from Portland’s KOIN where she’d been vp and GM since 2014.

“I am excited and eager to join KPTV-KPDX,” said Roark. “The Meredith Local Media Group is a leader in the television industry, and I look forward to joining the group. The station and team is poised for continued success.”

Roark was vp and news director at KTVT in Dallas-Fort Worth before joining KOIN. She’s also worked as news director at WFOR in Miami, assistant news director at WESH in Orlando and acting news director at WDSU in New Orleans.