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Kira Brekke is a journalist and current law student studying in New York City. She spent three and a half years working at The Huffington Post as an editor and producer covering news, politics and LGBTQ equality. In 2017, she moved to Washington D.C. to work for ThinkProgress to cover social justice and the Trump administration.  

Kira graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Southern California with an honor's degree in Broadcast and Digital journalism, and a minor in Human Rights with an emphasis in LGBTQ studies. While in college, she worked for Chain Camera Pictures on the Academy Award-nominated documentary, "The Invisible War," which revealed the epidemic of sexual assault in the U.S military.

Kira is from Los Angeles and loves every dog.