Andrea Parquet-Taylor, formerly news director at CBS affiliate WNCN in Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina, has been named vice president and news director at KTVT-CBS 11, the CBS-owned station in Dallas-Fort Worth.
“Andrea brings extensive experience as a news director and a depth of knowledge that will help further develop our team from a broadcast and digital perspective,” President and General Manager Gary Schneider said in a news release. “She has expertise in producing investigative stories that have substantial impact in the community. She also understands the significant role weather plays in the lives of our viewers here in North Texas.”
Parquet-Taylor has also served as assistant news director at KHOU, the CBS affiliate in Houston; news director at WXYZ in Detroit; WRAL/WRAZ in Raleigh-Durham; and WMAR in Baltimore. Parquet-Taylor holds a bachelor’s degree in communications arts and sciences from Michigan State University and began her career as a producer at WXYZ. She will join KTVT in February.
KTVT is online at CBSDFW.com
– FWBP Staff