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CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- NBCCharlotte is excited to announce Deborah Collura being named president and general manager of WCNC-TV!

Collura will join NBCCharlotte on June 2.

Collura received a Bachelor's degree in Broadcast Journalism from Northern Illinois University. She most recently served as vice president of news for KPRCin Houston, Texas, in addition to serving as vice president of news for Post-Newsweek Stations, where she oversaw news operation for its six properties.

Deborah s passion for journalism, multi-media background and more than 30 years of experience make her an excellent selection to help WCNC continue its quest to provide award-winning news and community service to the greater Charlotte community, said Peter Diaz, executive vice president of Gannett Broadcasting. There is no doubt Deborah will be an outstanding leader for WCNC and a great addition to the Gannett Broadcasting team.

Collura has also held positions at WDIV in Detroit, WTVJ in Miami, KTSPin Minneapolis, KCRAin Sacramento, WTEN in Albany, New York and KSDK in Saint Louis, Missouri.

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