New Al Jazeera America newsgathering SVP is veteran of NBC, AJE

Posted: 31 Oct 2015

TVNewser, 26 Oct 2015: “Heather Allan, who spent 30 years at NBC News, has been named senior vice president of news gathering for Al Jazeera America. Allan has spent the last six years as head of global news gathering for Qatar-based Al Jazeera English. … Allan played a key role in launching AJAM in 2013. With Al Jazeera English, she managed global news coverage across 34 bureaus. With NBC News, Allan held positions across many of NBC’s bureaus, lastly as bureau chief in Los Angeles.”

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