Kristina Kendall

Board Member

Kristina Kendall is the EVP at New Balloon, the cross-platform content company launched by Elizabeth Koch. Recent notable projects include Cary Fukunaga’s, Beasts of No Nation (Executive Producer) and Rodrigo Garcia’s, Last Days in the Desert (Executive Producer). New Balloon is currently developing a film around the life story of Harriet Tubman. Prior to 2013, Kendall was executive producer at Fox News and Fox Business for John Stossel launching his new weekly show there as well as overseeing more than a dozen documentary hours. Until 2009, she was Stossel’s producer at the national ABC newsmagazine 20/20 where she produced nearly a hundred pieces, many of them taking a skeptical look at conventional wisdom, public policy, government, and the media. Kendall is the recipient of the Paul Mongerson Prize for Investigative Reporting, the Michael DeBakey Journalism Award, the NLGJA/Siegenthaler Excellence in Journalism Award, and was recognized by the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences for her role in ABC’s coverage of September 11, 2001. Kristi lives in Brooklyn, New York, with her husband and two amazing, yet exhausting, children.