Scripps owned KJRH in Tulsa named a new GM of the station Today.
They announced they hired Amy Calvert as the new vice president and general manager the NBC affiliate.
Calvert brings her extensive television leadership experience as well as her knowledge of the Tulsa, Oklahoma, market back to KJRH, where she once served as news producer.
Her diverse background with work in broadcast news, marketing, sales and promotions makes her ideally suited to lead KJRH.
“Amy is a thoughtful and detail-oriented leader,” said Debbie Turner, vice president of television operations for Scripps. “We are thrilled to find someone of Amy’s industry experience right in Tulsa. She grew up just down the road, so her affinity for her hometown will drive her commitment to serving the community while helping local businesses grow.”
Her work at KJRH will begin in early 2017.