Mila Sanina followed the winding path of journalism from her home in Kazakhstan to a dairy farm in Wisconsin to CNN and PBS Newshour and finally landed in Pittsburgh. Mila seamlessly marries journalism with policy, sharing in-depth, local issues as the executive director at PublicSource. Monica & Marita sat down with her at Kelly Strayhorn Theater’s SUNSTAR Festival where they interviewed her live.
Mila Sanina values transparency, is passionate about her craft, and shares her insights on “fake news” and how to keep your head up in the wild world of media consumption. She’s an amazing example of what it means to be an honest, thoughtful journalist-- a true gem of a voice in journalism!