Vinnee Tong

Vinnee Tong is a producer and reporter at KQED. She's the producer of Truth Be Told, the KQED special series on race and identity that is distributed nationally by Public Radio International. Vinnee has also worked as an on-call producer for KQED’s live public affairs program Forum. Prior to joining KQED in 2011, she was a reporter covering business news at the Associated Press at the start of the Great Recession. Vinnee has won several awards for her reporting work, including an RTNDA Edward R. Murrow Award for coverage of fracking in California, as well as awards from the New York Press Club and the Society of American Business Editors and Writers. She is a graduate of the University of California at Berkeley and the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. She lives in San Francisco with her husband and son.