Carson covers military and veteans issues for KSTX, the Texas Public Radio station in San Antonio.
She graduated from the University of South Florida in 2011 with bachelor's degrees in English and international studies, and earned a master's degree in journalism from New York University in 2017.
Prior to coming to San Antonio, she worked as a news intern for WUSF Public Media. She's also contributed print stories to Ms. Magazine, Chronogram, Souciant and Bedford+Bowery, among others.
Carson's audio work has appeared on NPR’s Morning Edition, All Things Considered, Here & Now, and WNYC’s The Takeaway. She has received awards from the Radio Television Digital News Association, Military Reporters & Editors Association, the Texas Veterans Commission, the Alliance for Women in Media, Society of Professional Journalists, the Houston Press Club, and Public Radio News Directors.
Use of the Veterans Health Administration's telehealth platform has exploded during the COVID-19 pandemic. But the agency's infrastructure has struggled...
The Defense Department Inspector General found that the military handles domestic violence on base inconsistently, leading to fewer prosecutions and...
Inflexible work schedules and lack of support can make it tough for new mothers in the military to keep breastfeeding their children.
This month’s mass shooting at a Texas church has raised questions of whether the military does enough to help former service members with bad conduct...