NABJ Congratulates Andre Brooks on Being Named Executive Producer of "Good Day Colorado"
Tuesday, April 07, 2015
Posted by: Aprill Turner
WASHINGTON, D.C. (April 7, 2015) – The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) congratulates member Andre Brooks on his new role as the executive producer of "Good Day Colorado.” KDVR, the Denver Fox affiliate, has announced the addition of Andre Brooks to its news team. Brooks has been named morning executive producer for “Good Day Colorado,” airing weekdays from 5:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
Brooks previously worked at NBC affiliate WDTN in Dayton, Ohio, where he was the assistant news director. Brooks has also worked in Washington, D.C. and San Diego, in various positions, including as a writer, producer, dayside EP and morning EP. Brooks’ new position is effective immediately.
"I congratulate Andre on the exceptional work he has done and on the incredible work he is about
to do," said NABJ Bob Butler. "It is vitally important that newsroom managers be from diverse backgrounds and have diverse experiences. Andre exemplifies someone who deserves the opportunity to contribute in an even larger way to his company and the journalism landscape.”
NABJ wishes Brooks much success on his new role.
An advocacy group established in 1975 in Washington, D.C., NABJ is the largest organization for journalists of color in the nation, and provides career development as well as educational and other support
to its members worldwide.