Tanya Vea joined Bonneville in 2010 as the executive vice president of cross-platform development. She helped lead the formation of a combined news division, bringing together TV, radio, web and newspaper.
When she joined Bonneville, Tanya brought with her 14 years of television experience, including 12 years with the CBS owned station group where she was an award-winning journalist, held several news management positions and led news operations through a station acquisition.
Tanya also worked for Kim Brown & Associates, a local advertising agency, where she was a senior account executive and led the public relations team.
A Salt Lake City native, Tanya graduated from the University of Utah with degrees in Broadcast Communications and Sociology. She was recognized with the University of Utah, Department of Communications Quintus C. Wilson Alumni Award in 2008, and with the Society of Professional Journalists, Josephine Zimmerman Pioneer in Journalism Award in 2015
Tanya serves on the board for United Way of Salt Lake, The Adoption Exchange and The Utah Debate Commission. She is actively involved in the community, and is an advocate for Primary Children’s Hospital, Utah Honor Flight and many other local organizations. She is also a member of RTDNA.
Tanya is married and has one son.