Kenna Hughes-Castleberry is a writer, podcaster, and science communicator. Her beats include deep technology, quantum technology, metaverse technology, and diversity within these industries.

Kenna has been swimming with dolphins, interviewing popular science writers from around the world, and writing about science and society. Kenna has written for various scientific magazines, including Discover Magazine, Inside Quantum Technology, The Quantum Insider, The Deep Tech Insider, the Metaverse Insider, The Debrief, and Octonation. She currently sits on the board of SWARM (Science Writers Association of the Rocky Mountains).

She was a panelist at the 2021 National Association of Science Writers (NASW) Conference, speaking on Deep Tech and Quantum Technology. Kenna is also speaking at the 2022 Science Journalism Forum about blockchain technology.

She currently works as the Science Communicator at JILA, and is the Editor-in-Chief of their journal Light & Matter. She is also a freelance science journalist, and you can learn more about her products under the writing tab.