Journalistic Storyteller

Kristi

Eaton

Kristi Eaton is an independent journalist who has reported from Mexico, Cambodia, Myanmar, Thailand, the United States and elsewhere. A former staff reporter for The Associated Press and a daily newspaper in the Northern Mariana Islands, she graduated from Arizona State University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in journalism and mass communication. Her freelance work has been published by the AP, the Los Angeles Times, Marie Claire magazine, NBC News, The Guardian and other outlets. Her work focuses on women’s rights, indigenous peoples and breaking news. A native of Tulsa, she is the author of the book “The Main Streets of Oklahoma: Okie Stories from Every County.” She has been an International Reporting Project fellow in India and recently went to Zambia with the Fistula Foundation.