• Today is: Thursday, April 2, 2020
Our Team
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Sally Quinn

Sally Quinn is an award-winning writer and editor who has been covering her favorite city for more than 20 years. She welcomes comments and story ideas for Kidsburgh.

Linda Krynski

Kidsburgh Director and Advisory Board Chair

Lyn is the Chair of the Kidsburgh Advisory Team and is an educator, learner, and lifelong advocate for all kids.

Yu-Ling Cheng Behr

Director of Marketing

Yu-Ling is the Marketing Director for Kidsburgh and loves exploring Pittsburgh with her two daughters.  She is a marketing and PR specialist, entrepreneur and musician.

Kristine Sorensen

KDKA-TV anchor and reporter

Kristine Sorensen is an anchor and reporter for KDKA-TV.  In addition, she volunteers as an M.C. for many charities and has performed with a local professional dance company.

Kristine has 2 girls and a boy and loves the journey of parenthood.

Emily Stimmel

Feature and News Writer

Emily fell in love with the written word as a teenager, when she published zines and wrote for her school paper. Today, she is a freelance writer with a decade and a half of experience in non-profit communications. She enjoys cooking, reading, crafting and exploring Pittsburgh with her husband and two sons.

Michael Machosky

Michael Machosky is a writer and journalist with 16 years of experience writing about everything from food to film, art, travel, books and music. He lives in Greenfield with his wife, Shaunna, and 5-year old son.

Ryan Rydzewski

Ryan Rydzewski is a freelance writer whose journalism and essays appear in several journals and magazines. He lives and writes in Lawrenceville, where he reads on his porch, holds up traffic on his bike, and drinks bourbon at Nied’s Hotel. Follow him on Twitter @RyanRydzewski

Christopher Keough

A recovering newspaper reporter, I’m on my third time around in the Greater Pittsburgh area. My day job is user experience writer for Belkin. I live in the South Hills with my family.

Candy Williams

Candy Williams is a freelance writer and journalist whose articles have appeared in national and local publications. She lives in the South Hills.

Kimberly Palmiero

Kimberly Palmiero is an independent journalist and business owner. She spent 25 years working for media companies in Pennsylvania and Illinois, most of that time as an editor on news desks. She left Trib Total Media in 2016 as a managing editor. A passionate journalist, she also is board president of the nonprofit Press Club of Western Pennsylvania (westernpapresclub.org). In 2009, she founded a small business which acquires, refurbishes and rents residential property. She enjoys running through city neighborhoods just after dawn. She may or may not cap off runs by drinking several espressos She lives on the North Side.