Chris Swope has been promoted to news director at WCHS-WVAH, Sinclair’s ABC and Fox affiliate in Charleston, W.V.
According to his LinkedIn bio, Swope worked his way up from ep to assistant news director to news director. He also does freelance sports production. Before coming to WCHS in 2012, he was news operations manager at WIS in Columbia, S.C.
He replaces Matt Snyder, who left WCHS in September.[Rick Gevers]