Tennessee Station Names New News Boss


WBBJ-TV, the ABC and CBS affiliate for West Tennessee, announces Shanda Sundstrom as News Director of 7 Eyewitness News. She will oversee the entire award winning news operation.

Ms. Sundstrom comes to Jackson, Tennessee from Fort Smith, Arkansas where she has been Executive Producer of News for KFSM-TV.

Sundstrom said, “I am excited to take the reigns as News Director at WBBJ-TV. I look forward to leading the team established as the West Tennessee News leader, while growing a strong web and social media presence.”

Before becoming Executive Producer in Fort Smith, Sundstrom was a Producer in El Paso, Texas and Miami, Florida. She was a Producer/Reporter in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. She graduated from South Dakota State University.

Ms. Sundstrom will begin work on April 15, 2013.