Wilkes Barre Times-Leader Publisher Walt Lafferty has been named senior vice president of finance and administration for Civitas Media.
In this position, Walt will assume a broad range of responsibilities, which includes our finance departments in both Davidson, N.C. and Miamisburg, Ohio.
Walt replaces Jeff Sherman, who stepped down as CFO.
Walt has more than 30 years’ experience in the media industry. His leadership roles include positions as president, publisher, group publisher, general manager, operations manager, regional controller, controller, business manager and systems coordinator at Civitas, GateHouse Media, Gannett, Goodson Newspaper Group and Ingersoll Publications.