Cheryl Holcombe is Director of Business Management, Operations at Scripps Networks Interactive. She is responsible for the oversight of financial matters within Operations. She serves as the primary point of contact and liaison between Operations and Finance by collaborating with leadership and providing financial insight into management functions and decision making. Her support of the Operations organization includes collaborating with the Broadcast and Engineering teams responsible for keeping their signal on-air, the Information Systems team dedicated to managing their media assets along with supporting internal technical needs, the Production teams creating content for on-air and online programming and the Facilities team supporting locations across the globe.
Holcombe has been with Scripps fifteen years and has held various roles including Staff Accountant, Financial Analyst and Manager, Budgeting and Forecasting. Outside of Scripps Networks Interactive, she serves as President of C.L. Holcombe Properties, Inc. a commercial rental property and as Managing Member, Park-City Barber Preservation, LLC a residential rental company. Prior to joining Scripps Networks Interactive, Holcombe worked in non-profit accounting at the Boy & Girls Clubs of the Greater Tennessee Valley.
Holcombe is an active member of Women in Cable Telecommunications, she volunteers for local non-profits Discover Life in America and Knox Heritage. She earned both a bachelor’s degree in business administration and a master’s degree in Accounting from the University of Tennessee. She resides in Knoxville, Tennessee and enjoys remodeling, interior design, gardening and spending time with family and friends.