Rebecca Cantu is taking over the reins of KIII as president and general manager of Tegna’s Corpus Christi, Texas ABC affiliate.
She joined the station in February, but officially steps into the role Friday, March 4, when current president and general manager Bruce Cummings retires.
Cantu joins KIII from Houston’s KHOU where she spent the last 8 years as business development manager. She got her start in the industry at KHOU as a community marketing specialist in 2008.
Cantu graduated from the TEGNA Leadership Development program in 2019.