WABC News managing editor Marilu Galvez is moving over from the news side to become the Disney flagship’s vice president of community relations and development.
Galvez will be responsible for developing new community outreach efforts while growing existing partnerships with organizations across the New York area.
President and general manager Debra O’Connell made the announcement Wednesday..
Galvez started her career as a production assistant and assignment editor at Telemundo in 1998.
She then became an assignment editor at WNYW in 1999 and spent two years at WNBC before joining WABC in 2001.
She’s been managing editor for the past 4+ years.