Advisory Board Bio: Kendall Moore

Kendall_MooreKendall Moore serves on the Journalism and Film/Media faculties at URI. As a journalist and field producer, she has created content for ABC News/Discovery Health, the Discovery Channel and PBS and has worked as a medical reporter for Reuters.

Her films have also appeared in numerous film festivals, including, most recently, Media that Matters, Martha’s Vineyard African American Film Festival, Provincetown Film Festival, San Diego Black Film Festival, and Women of African Descent Film Festival. Her current research/film projects include Native American sovereignty (PBS), HIV/AIDS, race and gender, and alternatives to incarceration. Moore is the recipient of two Fulbright Scholar awards, Tanzania (2001) and Jamaica (Specialist, 2004).

In 2004, she was selected to be a Poynter Institute Teaching Fellow at Indiana University. She earned an M.A. in media studies from The New School for Social Research.