Kristen DeSilva is the online editor for Nevada Public Radio and was raised in Nevada.
Her journalism career started at the Las Vegas Review-Journal, where she quickly became the paper's audience development director, leading record digital growth. With the RJ, she won several awards from the Nevada Press Association. From there, she took a dip into marketing and eventually landed at KVVU, the local Fox affiliate, where she worked as a content producer for four years.
She joined KNPR in March 2022.