IMG_9744edit1cropKyla Gardner is a multimedia reporter and producer for online neighborhood news site DNAinfo Chicago.

She formerly interned for The Chicago Reporter, a bimonthly magazine that focuses on urban issues, and won a national award for her investigative work at Northern Illinois University’s student newspaper.

She also ran The Open Key, a tumblr featuring one-panel comics illustrating chatter overheard on the Chicago police scanner, a project from the Illustrated Press.

Follow her on Twitter @gardnerkyla.

Contact: Email at kgardner@dnainfo.com or call at  708-785-5952