Vice President/General Manager
David Hughes took over as Vice President/General Manager of WSAZ in December of 2021. Before his move to the Tri-State area, David was the Vice President/General Manager at WSAZ sister station WVIR in Charlottesville, Virginia. He also worked as news director at WDBJ in Roanoke, Virginia and held various news roles at stations in Tampa, Raleigh, and Macon, GA. David grew up in North Carolina and is a huge college football fan. He is also an avid runner and regularly takes part in half-marathon races.
David is thrilled to be part of the WSAZ family. “This is a special station and the Tri-State is an amazing area. The team here works hard each day to be the absolute best source of news and entertainment in the community. I am incredibly thankful for the opportunity to lead this great group.”