PBS KIDS gets new leader
Linda Simensky has been promoted to a new role, head of PBS KIDS Content, at Arlington-based public television broadcaster PBS.
In her new position, she will lead the development of a multiplatform video content strategy for children’s programming.
Simensky joined PBS in 2003. She has worked with producers at the public television network on the development of a number of shows for children, including “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood,” “Wild Kratts,” “Dinosaur Train” and “Odd Squad.”
Before joining PBS, she was senior vice president of original animation for Cartoon Network.