On the Move, 12/17/14

By Kevin Eck 

Dhominique Ricks moves to WEWS in Cleveland as co-host of the 4:00 p.m. news. She was a weekend anchor at WSET in Lynchburg, Va.

Kerry Kavanaugh has been named an Investigative Reporter at WFXT in Boston. Kerry will be staying in the Cox Media Group as she moves from sister station WSB in Atlanta.

Brian Heap jumps nearly 50-markets to weekend anchor/reporter at KCRA in Sacramento, Calif. He was morning anchor at KWCH in Wichita, Kan.


Larry Collins moves to WBFF in Baltimore as a reporter. Collins was an anchor/reporter at WCBD in Charleston, S.C.

Dave Zawilinski joins WOWT in Omaha, Neb. as morning anchor. He was sports director at WOI in Des Moines, Iowa.

Paul Cicchini is headed to Peoria, Ill. to become the primary anchor at WMBD. He was a producer/reporter at WXMI-Grand Rapids, Mich.

Lauren Matter joins KAMC in Lubbock, Texas as primary co-anchor. She was morning anchor at KSPR in Springfield, Mo.

April Dovorany jumps 102 markets to WDJT in Milwaukee as a reporter from KNOE in Monroe, La. where she was the morning anchor.

Greg Angel moves to WPEC in West Palm Beach as a reporter from WTXL in Tallahassee.

Nick Spinetto joins KTBC, the  FOX owned station in Austin, Texas as reporter. Spinetto was a reporter at WMUR-TV in Manchester, N.H.

Sean Parker will be the new Chief Meteorologist for WFFF in Burlington, Vt. He moves from weekend meteorologist at WATN in Memphis.

Michael Oder moves to WIAT in Birmingham, Ala. He was morning anchor/reporter at KBTX in Bryan, Texas.

Emma Wright heads to Raleigh, North Carolina as a reporter at WNCN. She was a reporter at WLOS in Asheville, N.C.

Brandi Cummings jumps nearly 50-markets to WAVY in Norfolk, VA. from WTOC in Savannah, Ga., where she was the morning anchor.

Letisha Bereola moves to WJAX in Jacksonville, Fla. as a reporter from WALA in Mobile, Ala.

Wes Callison is the new noon & 4pm meteorologist at KOLD in Tucson, Ariz. He was a meteorologist at KCCI in Des Moines, Iowa.

Jen French moves to Reporter at WZTV in Nashville from MMJ in Columbus, OH.

Katie Love moves to WCMH in Columbus from WSLS in Roanoke, VA.

Amanda Gomez joins KION in Monterey-Salinas, Calif. as primary anchor. She was weekend anchor at KERO in Bakersfield, Calif.

Patrick Price moves to reporter at WWMT in Grand Rapids, Mich. from reporter at WRDW in Augusta, Ga.

Cole Heath moves to WJAX in Jacksonville, Fla. as a reporter. He was previously at WKBW in Buffalo.

Melissa Hawkes starts as a reporter at KOTV in Tulsa, Okla. Melissa was a reporter at KOKI in Tulsa.

Melanie Hunter moves to her hometown of Tucson to be a traffic anchor/reporter at KVOA. She was a reporter/anchor at KSNF in Joplin, Missouri.

Kristin Walls enters into a new agreement and is promoted to 4:00 p.m. and Noon meteorologist at WHAS in Louisville. She was the weekend meteorologist.

Derek Dellinger is promoted to weekend anchor at WHNC in Greenville, S.C.

Jason Volentine signs a new agreement at KTVK in Phoenix.

Will Pitts renews at KPNX Phoenix as a Reporter.

Eric Ross enters into a new agreement as investigative reporter at KOAA in Colorado Springs, Colo.

Nicole Grigg renews at WKEF in Dayton as a MMJ.

All of these journalists are represented by The NWT Group, No Whining Talent.

To report a move, send an email to tvspy@mediabistro.com with the subject line “On the Move”