Jeff Morris has been promoted to senior vice president of operations and technology for the NBC Owned Stations.

Morris has been vice president of technology for the station group since 2008. In his new role, he will oversee technology, sales and traffic operations, environmental health and safety, and FCC compliance for the 10 NBC owned stations.

“As our industry rapidly evolves, I am confident that Jeff and his team will continue to ensure we have the ability to deliver our audiences the best local content anytime and anywhere,” Valari Staab, president of the NBC Owned Stations, said in a statement.