Keren Carrión is a visual journalist for KERA in Dallas as well as The Texas Newsroom, a journalism collaboration among the public radio stations of Texas and NPR. She is currently a 2020-2021 Report for America corps member.
Keren graduated from the George Washington University in Washington, D.C. with a Bachelor’s in photojournalism and spent four years gaining reporting experience in the nation’s Capital. She captured historic moments in history, such as the Presidential Inauguration and the James Comey Hearings.
Before joining KERA, Keren worked with CNN as a video editor in Atlanta, Georgia, where she edited and produced videos for on-air and the network’s digital platforms. She has previously interned with CNN, the New York Times Student Journalism Institute, USA Today, Univision, and The Hill.
When Keren is not working on stories, she photographs moments with her family in Puerto Rico. You can always find her with a camera in her hand — or petting the nearest dog. Follow her work with KERA on Instagram at @KerenCarrionPhoto.