Kirsten Berg

Assistant Editor, Future Tense​

Kirsten Berg is an editor with Future Tense, a partnership between New America, Slate, and Arizona State University that explores emerging technologies and their effects on public policy and society. 

​She also served as the deputy director of the New America Fellows program and as the Washington editor for Zócalo Public Square.

Previously, Berg was a researcher for the non-profit investigative news organization ProPublica.  She also worked for the New England Center for Investigative Reporting, the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press,​and the web team of the PBS public affairs documentary series FRONTLINE​.

Berg graduated summa cum laude from Boston University with a degree in journalism.