May 26, 2013
Rebecca is a native of Northern Nevada, being raised in Carson City. After graduating from Carson High School, she went on to pursue a broadcast degree from the Reynolds School of Journalism from the University of Nevada, Reno.
Rebecca joined the KOLO 8 News Now team in 2011 as a summer intern. She later became the weekend Video Editor. Rebecca is thrilled to now have the opportunity to work as a Video Journalist in the state that she knows and loves so well.
Rebecca has a love for politics, history, and dance. In her spare time she loves to read, cook, and wait for winter so she can snowboard down the area's famous resorts. Her favorite part of her job is meeting new people throughout the Reno/Sparks area, and hearing what matters to them. If you have a story idea for Rebecca, you can email her at Rebecca.Kitchen@kolotv.com.