Krista Kapralos

Enterprise Editor

Krista is Global Press’ Enterprise Editor. She 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.