On the Move

By Stephanie Tsoflias Siegel 

Lydia Hu jumps 43 markets and joins NY1 in New York, NY as an investigative reporter. She makes the move from WBRC in Birmingham, AL, where she was a weekend anchor/investigative reporter.

Drew Smith signs a new agreement as a reporter at NBC O&O WCAU in Philadelphia, PA.

Adam Bagni makes the move to KPNX in Phoenix, AZ as a weekend morning anchor/reporter/MSJ after freelancing at WHDH in Boston, MA.


Brittney Verner jumps 65 markets and joins KSDK in St. Louis, MO as an MSJ. She moves from KXXV in Waco, TX where she was an MMJ.

Liz Kilmer moves up 23 markets to join WPXI in Pittsburgh, PA as a reporter. She last worked as a reporter at WAVY in Norfolk, VA.

Natalie Davis moves to be with family and joins KWCH in Wichita, KS as a weekday morning anchor/reporter. She comes from KCTV in Kansas City, MO, where she was the weekend morning anchor/MMJ.

Rachelle Spence moves close to home and joins WEYI/WSMH in Flint, MI as a weekday morning anchor/reporter. She moves from WSPA in Spartanburg, SC, where she was the weekend morning anchor/reporter.

Mike Iliopoulos moves back to Weslaco, TX and re-joins KRGV to build his career as an anchor. He will be a weekday morning anchor. He makes the move from KMGH in Denver, CO, where he was a reporter.

Amy Kawata joins WMBF in Myrtle Beach, SC as an MMJ. She previously worked at KSNV in Las Vegas, NV as a production assistant.

Jeff Marcu and Kimberly Price at OTA Talent represent these clients. You can contact OTA at submissions@otatalent.com.