Co-Host and Producer, Oregon Art Beat
Katrina Sarson is a co-host and producer of Oregon Public Broadcasting's arts documentary show, Oregon Art Beat.
In addition to her work for Art Beat and OPB, Katrina has worked in television production for more than 15 years, starting at Chicago's PBS station WTTW and spending more than a decade as an independent producer in Illinois, Colorado and Oregon. She has also produced and written for PBS, HGTV, Food Network, Fine Living Network, ESPN and others.
Her works has been recognized with three regional Emmy Awards: one at WTTW and two for Oregon Art Beat.
Katrina holds a degree from Northwestern University and also a master's degree from the Harvard Graduate School of Education.
She enjoys living in Portland, especially hiking in Forest Park, eating locally grown food and attending the Jazz Festival every year.
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