has made some changes to the leadership in its scripted department, with promotions for programming execs Deepak Jesrani and Mike Nunes, and the hire of Lisa Roos
Roos, formerly of Warner Horizon Television
, has been named senior vice president, drama development, and joins a team that includes Jesrani and Nunes, who have been upped to senior vice president, drama development and senior vice president, current programming, respectively.
“This team has been responsible for some of the most beloved shows on television, and we are so happy to recognize Deepak and Mike’s talent, dedication and significant contributions to our programming,” Lisa Katz
and Tracey Pakosta
, co-presidents of scripted programming, NBC Entertainment
, said in a statement Friday. “We’re also very excited to have Lisa join NBC. She has sharp creative instincts and deep relationships across the industry and will make a great addition to an already strong drama development team.