Scott MacDowell, a tv news vet, is moving up from Birmingham, AL to become the new news director at Lilly/SJL’s WICU/WSEE in Erie, PA.
He’d been assistant news director for Nexstar’sWIAT in Birmingham for seven years.
It’s a return to the region for MacDowell.
Previously, he was director of news content at WKBW in Buffalo from 2008-2012, where he had started his career in 1992 as a photojournalist and worked his way along the food chain.
He begins next month.