Read is replacing Rich Becker, who recently left WXXA for a communications job after more than a decade with the station.
“I know that I can’t try to be Rich,” Read told the Albany Times Union. “He was such a force in this market for such a long time. I want to try and be myself, and hope that people like it.”
Before Burlington, Read was the sports director at KECI in Missoula, MT.
Here’s his reel…