Kirsten Gilliland is a graduate of Ainsworth High School in Ainsworth, Nebraska and is currently a sophomore at Hastings College. She is an education major with endorsements in English language arts 7-12 and journalism and media Arts 7-12, as well as a journalism and media arts minor.
Gilliland has been involved in HC Media since she first arrived on campus. She has been a writer and copy editor for the “Hastings College Collegian,” entertainment anchor on Bronco News Now, radio show host for 90.1 KFKX, account manager and business manager for the HC Media AD/PR team, community and campus bureau chief for the public affairs team, and she is currently HC Media’s chief of public affairs and assistant managing director.
This is Gilliland’s first year helping to broadcast the national championship in Sioux City. She is excited to take a week off school, spend time with her fellow crew members, and help broadcast the NAIA DII Women’s Basketball Championship.