Priya Sridhar Biography
Priya Sridhar is an Emmy-award-winning journalist serving as a Political Reporter for NBC San Diego California, United States. She previously worked as a Reporter for KPBS.
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Priya Sridhar Nationality
She is an American national.
Priya Sridhar Education
She attended Phillips Academy between 1999 – 2003 and later enrolled at Bowdoin College and attained a B.A. in Government, and History in 2007. A year later she graduated with an M.A., in Broadcast Journalism from Northwestern University.
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Priya Sridhar NBC7
Since Mar 2020 she has been working as a Political Reporter and Host of “Politically Speaking” at NBC Universal, where she reports political and general assignment news for NBC San Diego newscasts and is also the lead reporter for election and political coverage, moderates congressional and mayoral debates. Additionally, she hosts a weekly political show, “Politically Speaking”, that airs after “Meet the Press” on Sundays. Priya interviews key leaders and lawmakers like Senator Padilla, members of San Diego’s congressional delegation, local Mayors, County Supervisors, City Council Members, Police Chiefs, School Board Presidents, and more.
Working as a Reporter for KPBS in Greater San Diego Area between Aug 2018 – Mar 2020, she covered general assignments and breaking news and in-depth features around San Diego County for radio, web, and TV platforms. She also served as a fill-in reporter on the City Heights beat, enterprising unique stories, and performed fill-in duties hosting Morning Edition and anchoring Evening Edition as delegated.
From Jun 2016 to Jun 2018 she worked at KENS 5 as a Reporter in San Antonio, Texas Area. Shridhar shot, edited, and reported news from across South Texas for 4, 5, and 6 PM newscasts and performed live shots on breaking news stories. Besides these she was responsible for the “Eyewitness Wants to Know” investigative segment, looking into viewers’ complaints about unpaid wages, and bad contractors, among others. She led dayside reporter for, the 5 PM team and became the highest-rated newscast in San Antonio for the first time in 20 years. During this period she covered several national stories including Hurricane Harvey
As a Naval Officer at US Navy Reserve since 2015, she was selected for a direct commission as a Naval Public Affairs officer by the Secretary of the Navy, during which Priya received seven months of intensive public affairs training from the Defense Information School at Fort Meade, MD. After which, she graduated from the Direct Commission Officer Indoctrination Course at Naval Station Newport, RI, and mobilized on orders in support of Exercise Cobra Gold in Thailand, Pacific Sentry in Pearl Harbor, and Northern Edge in Anchorage, AK.
At Arise News she was the Morning Show Co-Host from Oct 2014 to Oct 2015 in Greater New York City Area. She co-hosted a morning news show with Rain Pryor (Richard Pryor’s daughter) from 8 to 10 A.M. on Saturday and Sunday from New York City and interviewed newsmakers, artists, musicians, entertainment icons, moderated roundtables, and participated in food and exercise demonstrations.
Serving as Washington and Special Correspondent between Sep 2014 – Oct 2015 in Washington D.C. Metro Area, Priya worked on the weekdays and did live shots from D.C. to anchors in London and New York City about the Obama administration, the economy, and foreign policy. During this period she served as a special correspondent covering major international stories, spending six weeks in Nigeria covering the 2015 presidential elections and other enterprise stories, and also spent several weeks in London serving as a fill-in anchor.
The seasoned media personality has served various organizations holding different responsibilities such as being a Video Journalist for the Associated Press from Dec 2013 – to Sep 2014 in Chicago, South Asia Bureau Chief, and Correspondent for Russia Today in New Delhi, India, Reporter for NEWS CENTER Maine Media in Bangor, Maine Area between Jun 2008 – Jul 2009 and also freelance text producer at Al Jazeera Media Network.
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