On the Move, 2/22/11

By Andrew Gauthier 

Reporter Kenneth Moton departs Orlando’s WFTV for Philadelphia’s WPVI.

Steve Mark, a reporter most recently with Houston’s KIAH, has been named managing editor at Tribune NewsFix.

Heather Childers moves to Fox News Channel from News 14 Carolina, a 24-hour regional news channel on Time Warner Cable. She also previously worked as an anchor-reporter for Asheville’s WLOS.

Lauren Mayk lands at WFLA in Tampa, FL.  She will be a reporter and fill-in anchor for the NBC-affiliate. She previously worked as a anchor-reporter-producer for SNN Local News in Sarasota.

James Hopkins jumps 88 markets to WJCL/FOX 28 in Savannah, where he’ll be a weekend meteorologist and reporter. Hopkins comes from KKCO in Grand Junction, CO, where he held the same duties.

Rick Adams moves 46 markets to KTVE in Monroe, LA. Adams will anchor and produce the the NBC-affiliate’s morning show. He has previously worked as an anchor at KREX in Grand Junction, CO, and as a producer with WPBF in Palm Beach Gardens, FL.

Heather, Lauren, James, and Rick are represented by DB & Associates.

Jason Aubry joins ABC-affiliate WBND in South Bend, where he will primarily report, shoot, and edit as a multimedia journalist. Jason, who comes from the CBS-affiliate in Pueblo, is a graduate of Rochester College.

Jason is represented by Mort Meisner Associates.

If you would like to report a new move, send an email to tvspy@mediabistro.com with the subject line “On the Move.”