Austin Kellerman was named Vice President of Local Digital Content Strategy for Nexstar Media Inc. in July 2023. Previously, he had served as the broadcast division’s Senior Director of Local Digital Content Strategy since 2019, and works with the Company’s 200 owned and partner television stations across the country to build localized strategies, implement best practices, and create high-performing content that can be shared across the company. During his tenure, he has helped restructure the oversight of local digital operations and boosted journalism/leadership training to ensure Nexstar’s newsrooms are positioned for success.
Mr. Kellerman joined Nexstar in 2008 as the News Director overseeing the Company’s broadcast and digital news operations in Abilene, Texas (DMA #167). He also served as News Director for Nexstar’s Little Rock, Arkansas TV station (DMA #60), KARK-TV (NBC), and its partner station in the market, KLRT-TV (FOX).