The first few months of a new job can be difficult for anyone. But in Camille Edwards‘ first three months as vice president of news for WABC, she was faced with covering a hurricane, a presidential election and a nor’easter that pounded an already tattered east coast.
Edwards joined the New York ABC O&O from the Washington, D.C. NBC owned station, WRC in August. She told TVNewsCheck, despite the size of the challenges she faced in her first few months on the job, she and her staff didn’t back down,
“Each of these three big stories would have been enough to wear down any newsroom. The fact that we had three stories back-to-back and the team still was coming in with smiles on their faces and wanting to know what they could do is, like, wow.” Read more