WTVD Names News Director

By Kevin Eck 

Raleigh-Durham ABC-owned station WTVD has named Michelle Germano news director.

Germano starts at WTVD in September. She comes from KOLD in Tucson, Ariz. and replaces Rob Elmore who left WTVD in May to lead the newsroom at KABC in Los Angeles.

“I am excited to be a part of such an esteemed and hardworking ABC 11 team,” said Germano. “The Eyewitness News team is top notch and delivers with integrity and respect for the community across all of its platforms.”

She worked at KOLD for 12 years. She’s also worked as an associate producer at KPRC in Houston and an as an anchor and assistant news director at KZTV in Corpus Christi, Texas.