A&E Network has promoted Devon Graham Hammonds to VP Development and Programming at A&E. In her new role, Hammonds will be responsible for developing new nonfiction series as well as overseeing a team of programmers and several current nonfiction series for the network. She will continue to work out of the network’s East Coast offices and report to Elaine Frontain Bryant, EVP & Head of Programming at A&E.

A&E LogoSince joining A&E in January 2012 as Director of Nonfiction Programming, Hammonds is credited with developing and producing several successful series for A&E, including the Emmy-nominated Wahlburgers, Donnie Loves Jenny and the Dick Wolf procedural Nightwatch. She also oversaw the long-running Shipping Wars franchise.