Amna Nawaz is taking on a new role with NBC News. Nawaz, who was most recently the Islamabad bureau chief and correspondent, will lead coverage on NBCNews.com’s new Asian Pacific Islander vertical.
“Under Amna’s direction, we plan to grow the Asian Pacific Islander vertical into a robust destination, featuring great storytelling, unique videos, breaking news, original photography and personal essays,” NBCNews.com executive editor Greg Gittrich and editorial director Hillary Frey wrote in a note to staffers.
During her 10 years at NBC, Nawaz has been a producer and reporter for NBC, MSNBC, NBCNews.com and the network’s investigative unit in DC.
The memo from Gittrich and Frey is after the jump. Read more