Serri Graslie

Journalist

IMG_0878Serri Graslie is the Senior Digital Strategist on NPR’s Editorial Training team, where she works with NPR and member station journalists on all aspects of digital storytelling. In that role she has created extensive social media training materials and led social media pilot projects for the network on Facebook social audioThe List AppPeriscope and more.

Serri has experience booking, writing and producing on-air and online segments. As the rundown editor for All Things Considered, she pioneered the show’s first digital strategy, revitalized and expanded its social media presence, directed web programming for series and daily interviews, and engaged thousands of listeners in call-outs.

She got her start at NPR as a Kroc Fellow, where she produced and reported stories on the young and unemployed, wild horses on birth control and growing rail transit in Connecticut, among others. She has reported numerous stories on food and food waste issues.

She has also held internships at The Rapid City Journal, 89.3 The Current, Classical Minnesota Public Radio and Whats Up Buenos Aires.

Serri was born and raised in Rapid City, S.D. She earned a degree in anthropology from Hamline University in St. Paul, Minn., where she was the editor in chief of the award-winning student newspaper, The Oracle, and a member of Phi Beta Kappa. She currently lives in Washington, D.C.

For more experience details, please see LinkedIn.

Skills

Editorial
  • Reporting, writing and editing for radio and web
  • Digital storytelling
  • Social media strategy and SEO best practices
Digital
  • Google Analytics
  • HTML, CSS, WordPress, various CMS
  • Audacity, Cool Edit, Dalet, MTE
  • Adobe Creative Suite
Equipment
  • Nikon camera
  • Digital audio recorders and microphones