Kat Russell - Multimedia Journalist
Kat Russell is a multimedia journalist currently working as a cops and courts reporter in Paducah, Kentucky.
Inspired by journalists such as Marie Colvin, Marcus Bleasdale, Carolyn Cole and Lynsey Addario, Kat pursued a degree in photography at Santa Monica College and later in journalism at California State University, Northridge where she worked on the school paper for two years as a multimedia reporter and then as the multimedia editor.
In addition to her formal education, Kat has learned much about the world through her travels, having visited and worked in 19 countries. Most recently she spent five months living in Turkey. She also speaks some Spanish and a little Turkish.
Kat's work is geared mainly towards documentary photography and multimedia production, coupled with written articles. Her multifaceted work endeavors to tell in-depth stories, bringing to light various social and global issues, while capturing their impact on the human element.
Similar to those she idolized, Kat's main areas of interest include war and its aftermath, poverty, global and social issues and hardships faced in developing countries.
Kat is available for assignments anywhere in the world.
Please contact her at email@example.com.