MARC GUNTHER
February 6, 2018
PIERRE KATTAR
February 6, 2018

Media Fellow Alumni: 2016

KRISTA KAPRALOS

Title/Company: Managing Editor, Global Press Journal

Based In: Cheverly, MD, USA

Geographic Focus: Global

Areas of Expertise: Journalism and social justice

Websitewww.globalpressjournal.com

LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/kristakapralos

Instagram@fancynyc

BIOGRAPHY

(All biographical info is from 2016. For latest bio, please visit Fellow’s website, LinkedIn, or other social media profiles).

Krista joined Global Press Institute in early 2013, with 10 years of journalism and journalism training experience. In July 2015 she became Global Press Journal’s managing editor.

Previously, she managed programs and mentoring for United Press International’s media development division, where she trained journalists from dozens of countries. Those programs included intensive workshops and one-on-one coaching. She has also led training for investigative reporting, coverage of HIV/AIDS and other topics for other organizations.

Krista has extensive reporting experience. With a strong newspaper background, Krista has held fellowships with the International Reporting Project and the International Center for Journalists. Her reporting has taken her all over the world. She has also spent significant time reporting on American Indian reservations. Her work has earned honors for investigative reporting and narrative storytelling, among other awards.

She earned an M.A. in journalism from Syracuse University’s Newhouse School, and lives in Washington, DC with her husband and two daughters.

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