Feder: CBS 2 losing newsroom veterans to buyouts

  • Several behind-scenes veterans at  WBBM-Channel 2 have accepted buyouts.

    Several behind-scenes veterans at WBBM-Channel 2 have accepted buyouts.

 
 

Deidra White, who's been a role model and mentor to students and young professionals in the news business for decades, is about to wrap up a sterling 40-year career at CBS, Robert Feder writes.

As news planning manager at WBBM-Channel 2, White tops the list of behind-scenes veterans who've accepted buyouts from the CBS-owned station.

Others include executive producer of specials and investigations Marda LeBeau, political producer Ed Marshall and photojournalist Alif Muhammad, according to insiders.

Get the full report, and more Chicago media news, at robertfeder.com.

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