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 and KJBO under a joint operating agreement. Ms. Pruett served in sales and various management positions at KFDX, 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 24 years of experience in the television industry. Ms. Pruett currently serves on the Board of the Texas Association of Broadcasters and 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, was appointed to the United States Air Force Air Education Training Commanders Group, a board member of United Way of Greater Wichita Falls, and Wichita Falls Chamber of Commerce Board and Executive Committee Member.