Freda Ross Named News Dir. For WBAP-A And KLIF-A/Dallas
July 15, 2015 at 6:48 AM (PT)
CUMULUS MEDIA has promoted veteran journalist and news anchor FREDA ROSS to News Dir. for News/Talk WBAP-A and News KLIF/DALLAS-FORT WORTH. ROSS joined WBAP-A in 1994 as Assignments Editor and was soon promoted to Assistant News Dir., a position she has held since 1994. She added KLIF-A Assistant News Dir. to her duties when WBAP-A was acquired by CUMULUS and merged its operations with KLIF. ROSS is also Midday News Anchor for KLIF.
Operations/Program Manager TYLER COX said, “FREDA has earned the respect of her colleagues and is a long-standing influential leader in the WBAP/KLIF News Department. She was the natural choice for this promotion to News Dir.”
ROSS said, "I'm excited to take on the responsibilities of being News Dir. for WBAP and KLIF. Both are well-respected heritage stations that have served the DFW community for decades. I look forward to the opportunity to continue bringing honest, thought-provoking news coverage to our listeners."