KWMU/St. Louis Names Shula Newman Executive Editor
February 15, 2016 at 1:52 PM (PT)
UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI-ST. LOUIS News-Talk KWMU (ST. LOUIS PUBLIC RADIO)/ST. LOUIS has removed the "Interim" tag and named SHULA NEWMAN as Executive Editor.
NEWMAN, who has been serving as interim editor since MARGARET FREIVOGEL's JANUARY retirement, has been with the station since 2013 as Editor for the Health, Science, Education, and Race beats and previously worked there in 2000-2002 as reporter/anchor. She has also worked at IDEASTREAM Jazz WCPN-PBS affiliate WVIZ-TV/CLEVELAND, NPR, and WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY's OLIN SCHOOL OF BUSINESS.
GM TIM EBY said, “We are excited to name SHULA as the new executive editor of ST. LOUIS PUBLIC RADIO. SHULA’s background and experience at ST. LOUIS PUBLIC RADIO, NPR and elsewhere, along with her extensive educational background, make her highly qualified for this opportunity.”