Texas Telemundo Station Promotes EP to News Director

By Kevin Eck 

Iris Rodriguez has been promoted to news director at Telemundo 40 (KTLM) serving the Rio Grande Valley in south Texas.

“Iris is an experienced news leader with a unique vision of the current media landscape and a keen sense for innovation,” said Jose Flores, president and general manager of Telemundo 40. “She has not only fostered a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship in our station, but also one of collaboration.”

Rodriguez has been the executive producer for the Telemundo-owned station since 2015. Before that, she worked at Telemundo 39 (KXTX) in Dallas and Entravision Communications in McAllen, Texas.