Mike Murray, current vice president of circulation for Civitas Media, was named publisher of the Times Leader Media Group.
Murray joined Civitas Media in August 2014 as vice president of circulation. He has over 45 years experience in executive management roles.
Before joining Civitas, Murray worked for American Consolidated Media in Welsley Hill, Mass.
He was also previously president of DFM Associates Inc.
As publisher, Murray will oversee the daily operations of the Times Leader in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., Sunday Dispatch in Pittston, Pa., Abington Journal in Clarks Summit, Pa., Dallas (Pa.) Post and Weekender.