Before that, she was a preschool teacher and researched media habits of children in rural areas.
“I look forward to working in partnership with our producers and stations to showcase stories and digital experiences that meet families where they are and reflect the lives of children in our audience,” DeWitt said of her new post.
PBS points out that DeWitt also brings to her post experience as a speaker on digital privacy, games and learning, including a TED Talk on screen time myths.
Contributing editor John Eggerton has been an editor and/or writer on media regulation, legislation and policy for over four decades, including covering the FCC, FTC, Congress, the major media trade associations, and the federal courts. In addition to Multichannel News and Broadcasting + Cable, his work has appeared in Radio World, TV Technology, TV Fax, This Week in Consumer Electronics, Variety and the Encyclopedia Britannica.
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