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Kelly Chen

Kelly Chen

News Engagement Specialist


Kelly Chen is a news engagement specialist at The Center for Investigative Reporting. She manages the day-to-day social media strategies and online engagement for CIR. In addition, she works to break down complex issues and ideas and create content for CIR's online communities. Kelly also works to increase engagement on and on other online platforms. Previously, she produced discussion segments for PBS NewsHour and oversaw social media and engagement efforts for the American Graduate project, a public media initiative on the high school dropout crisis. She's also worked at Southern California Public Radio and National Geographic TV. A native of Los Angeles, she studied international relations and English at UC Davis.



A year in review at CIR

It’s been a big year for us at The Center for Investigative Reporting. As the year comes to a close, we reflect on some highlights of our reporting and the changes it has initiated.

Dec 23, 2013