The U.S. Agency for Global Media has named longtime Voice of America journalist Elez Biberaj as VOA’s acting director.
Biberaj’s appointment was announced in an email to staff Tuesday by recently installed USAGM CEO Michael Pack, who also named acting heads of other major U.S.-funded news networks.
Biberaj has been VOA’s Eurasia Division director since 2006, making him responsible for VOA programming for audiences in Russia, Ukraine, Armenia, Georgia and the Balkans. He also has served as chief of VOA’s Albanian language service.
He holds a Ph.D. in political science from Columbia …read more
Source:: Voice of America