Kristen Hare

Poynter Institute, US

Kristen Hare covers the transformation of local news for The Poynter
Institute. Her work takes her to newsrooms around the U.S. to see
how they’re moving from legacy cultures, habits and media into digital.
Before joining Poynter, Kristen spent 10 years in local news in Missouri,
where she covered race, immigration, the census, aging and wrote
features. Kristen writes feature obituaries for the Tampa Bay Times.
She’s also a busy mom, a travel writer, an amateur home decorator
and an avid reader.