Afua Owusu, supervising producer of “WGN Morning News” at the Tribune Chicago station, is the new executive producer of “The Jam,” WCIU’s weekday morning news, talk and entertainment program.

It’s a cross-town move to Weigel Broadcasting for Owusu.

She’s a child of Ghanaian immigrants, and was born and raised in south suburban Chicago and graduated from Southern Illinois University.

She succeeds David Plummer, who resigned in October.

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