Kristan Obeng is the Education Writers Association’s Managing Editor for Digital Content. She works with EWA leaders to conceptualize, produce and copy edit digital content to help education journalists.
She also serves as project manager for long-term digital projects, and helps with social media, marketing, writing, video/audio editing, graphic design and more.
Kristan previously worked for Gannett for nearly two years in various roles, including as an education reporter in Visalia, California; a general assignment reporter in Lansing, Michigan; and a digital producer/Pulliam Fellow in Phoenix, Arizona.
She is a proud graduate of the University of Arizona, where she received her master’s degree in digital journalism in May 2019.