Verdi ups several at NBC News

NBC News’ recently named executive news director David Verdi has promoted several within his divisions.

Under the changes, Wendy Wilkenson, a 15-year veteran of the web, becomes national news director supervising the Netdesk initiating and coordinating national news coverage. She will also oversee all of the network’s domestic bureaus.

John Stack has been named foreign news director.

Clare Duffy will become weekend news manager and Don Snyder has been named evening news manager.

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