Session: Spectrum Networks Presents: Locally Grown, Thriving in the Local News Space
Managing the digital team at NY1 News, Lindsey Christ is committed to finding broad ways to share the station’s deeply-reported, critical New York stories while maintaining the trust the beloved news outlet has built with viewers over the past three decades. Through the website, multiple social media channels, podcasts and newsletters, NY1 now reaches a much wider audience and is able to constantly innovate.
Before taking over the digital role in early 2019, Lindsey was the station’s education reporter for nearly a decade. She won numerous awards for her journalism, including a regional Edward R. Murrow Award, the top prize for overall reporting from the New York Associated Press Broadcasters Association and multiple national Education Writers Association awards. She has been nominated for three Emmy Awards, including one for her body of reporting throughout 2018. Lindsey lives in Brooklyn with her husband, twin toddlers and their pug, Frank.