Kristi Lynn Berner

Kristi Lynn Berner

News Writer
NBC News

Kristi Berner is a multi-media journalist who writes for the Today Show, 3rd Hour of Today and Weekend Today. She occasionally freelances for the New York Times. She recently won a 2019 Edward R. Murrow award for team coverage of the mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton .

Full Bio
NBC News, June 2018-Present

New York Times, freelance writer, October 2018-Present

Freelance writer, multiple publications, November 2009-Present

ABC News, Editorial Producer/Anchor Producer, December 2005-November 2009

NY1 News, Political Reporter, November 2002-December 2005

WSHU (NPR), Reporter/Producer, January 2002-November 2002

Industry Awards
Emmy Award, Outstanding Morning Show, 2020 (Today Show)

Edward R. Murrow Award, Breaking News Coverage, 2019 (Sunday Today with Willie Geist)

Emmy Award, Breaking News Coverage, City Hall Shooting, 2003 (NY1 Political Team)

Gracie Award, Title IX Series, 2002 (NPR show "She Got Game")
Professional Groups
Other Professional Groups
NABET- CWA-Local 11 (NBC Writers Union), Women's Press Club of New York State
Content Types
Journalist, Producer, Writer
Business Types