Kristina Behr

Kristina Behr

Emmy-Winning News Anchor And Host

Kristina Behr is an Emmy-winning News Anchor and host. She has worked both on and off-
camera for MTV, Vh1, ABC, WPIX, CBS, The Better Show,, Yahoo, AOL, and
White Cherry Productions.

For nearly 8 years, Kristina has spent her time as the anchor of News 12 New Jersey’s morning
show. As an anchor, Kristina has been front and center covering the Covid-19 pandemic and its
impact on local viewers. As host of News 12’s “State of Our Schools,” and “Education Matters,”
Kristina explored the struggles of remote instruction while also showcasing a variety of engaging
student programs New Jersey schools have to offer. As a feature reporter for the News 12
Network-wide series “Road Trip: Close to Home,” Kristina traveled across the state highlighting
all of the fun, family activities New Jersey has to offer.
She currently works as an anchor and producer for MeTV/WJLP providing daily news updates.
Having covered a diverse range of topics throughout her career including Superstorms, political
campaigns, traffic, and red carpets, Kristina is able to shift seamlessly and brings a wealth of
compassionate storytelling to any subject she covers.

3:30 pm - 4:15 pm
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How to Conduct a Great Interview: Interviewing Skills and Tips

Have you ever wondered how to prepare properly for an interview? How do you get the most out of your guest and avoid the single word answers? Learn how to effectively listen, react, and ask the right questions and the right time to ask them during an interview. Professional reporters from local channels in the New York/New Jersey Market will guide you through the steps to help make your next interview the best! Panelist: Kristina Behr, Emmy-winning Anchor and News Reporter; Panelist/Moderator: Don Smith, Station Manager,, Cranford TV