Krystina Martinez comes to Hearken from public radio. At KERA, she was an award-winning producer and worked nearly every job in the newsroom. Her work has been heard on NPR, Marketplace, and various podcasts. She was named an AIR New Voice Scholar in 2016, awarded to emerging talent changing the face of public media. She first got her start as an intern at NPR's Weekend Edition, where she once returned a CD for Susan Stamberg.
Krystina’s a Texas native and calls Dallas home. In her free time, she enjoys powerlifting, dancing, sewing, reading, and most importantly – napping.
Krystina thinks cats are suspicious. She’s a dog person.