Managing Executive Producer
Dave Winstrom is happy to return to WVLT and East Tennessee. Dave has
almost 40 years of broadcast news experience with the last 30 years
managing news operations. In the mid to late 1990’s he was the News
Director at WATE and then the News Director at WVLT. Dave taught a
broadcast writing course at the University of Tennessee and was
president of the East Tennessee Society of Professional Journalist for
two terms while in Knoxville.
Dave left Knoxville to join Fox News in New York City. For 18 years, he
managed the affiliate news service for Fox News. During that time he
managed the Fox affiliates political conventions, all Fox Super
Bowl coverage, two Papal conclaves, and numerous hurricane coverage
Dave and his wife raised three children and have two grandchildren
in Knoxville. Knoxville is home and they’re looking forward to
many years of attending Vols basketball and football games.