In his new role, which begins today, Summa will work with journalists at Univision, as well as the soon-to-be-launched joint venture between Univision and ABC News, “to support and expand the culture of investigative and enterprise reporting,” according to Univision. He will also serve as Univision’s liaison to ABC News for the channel.
In a statement, Univision president Isaac Lee praised Summa as “someone who is at the forefront of reporting on relevant issues and shedding light on topics that matter most to the community.”
Prior to his five years at CBS, Summa spent 15 years as a producer for ABC News and Peter Jennings Productions.
>Update: The Univision announcement is after the jump.