Julie Pruett was appointed the company’s Senior Vice President and Regional Manager of West Region Markets in September 2013. From 1997 through August 2013, Ms. Pruett served as Vice President/General Manager of KFDX-TV serving the Wichita Falls, TX, and Lawton, OK, market. Ms. Pruett was also responsible for managing Nexstar’s relationship with Mission Broadcasting’s KJTL-TV and KJBO-TV under a joint operating agreement. Ms. Pruett served in sales and various management positions at KFDX-TV, having been with the station since 1989. Ms. Pruett also worked in the agency side of the business, developing, and implementing marketing plans for multiple clients.
Altogether, Ms. Pruett has 32 years of experience in the television industry. Ms. Pruett serves on the NAB Sales and Management Television Exchange and is past President of the Texas Association of Broadcasters. She is a board member of Union Square Federal Credit Union. She is a past member of the Sheppard Air Force Base Military Affairs Committee, United Regional Health Care Foundation Board and Fund Development Chair and was appointed to the United States Air Force Air Education Training Commanders Group.