Kristen Settinelli is a producer and digital content creator in Melbourne, Australia. Passionate about the digital landscape, Kristen is the Engagement Manager of Australia’s international web series festival, the Melbourne WebFest, which honours innovative creators, cast and crew. Presently engaged in the Australian media and communication industry, Kristen is a freelance journalist and has published works with Punkee, the AU review, Rabelais and UniPollWatch. Formerly known for her work on community broadcast, Kristen was host of Channel 31’s Smith Street 86 in 2016-2017 and SYN 1700 in 2017.
A strong advocate for freedom of expression in the media, she is devoted to the growth of digital communication and is excited to be a part of the future of broadcast and online content.