Kevin Lord has been named EVP of human resources for Fox News Channel, Fox Business Network and their digital outlets.
He assumes that post Jan. 16.
Most recently Lord was SVP and chief human resources officer for Tegna (formerly Ganett).
Before Tegna, Lord was EVP of human resources for NBC News, and prior to that was with former NBC parent GE.
"Kevin is an extremely well-rounded executive who recognizes the essential role that Human Resources plays, having held high profile positions at major media companies and GE," said network co-presidents Jack Abernethy and Bill Shine. "His long and impressive track record in this arena will be a valuable addition to our management team, and we look forward to him implementing key programs reflecting his core vision for employees.”