Lee Eldridge has joined San Diego independent station KUSI as assistant news director.

According to KUSI news director Steve Cohen, Eldridge is the first assistant news director for the station.

Eldridge has been news director at WAVE in Louisville, KY, WROC in Rochester, NY and WDSI in Chattanooga, TN. According to his Linkedin page, he was director of media and public relations at Platinum Funding Group before coming to KUSI.