Mrs. Kristen Joyal Pinto has been a Creative Services Director for WAVY TV 10 / WVBT FOX 43 LIN Television since January 2010. She is an Emmy nominated Creative Services Director with fourteen years experience in television news committed to achieving excellence in on-air promotions with WAVY TV 10 / WVBT FOX 43.  Ms Pinto is a gifted writer with top-notch organizational skills. She champions all sweeps campaigns; as well as conceptualize, write and edit image, contest and public service announcement spots. She constantly strives to bring innovative ideas to the table daily. Knows there is no “I” in team! Ms Pinto assists every department to achieve the common goal of making WAVY and FOX 43 Hampton Roads’ news leader! Recognized for thinking “outside of the box!” When someone says, “It can’t be done,” she strives to find solutions.

Ms Pinto is a wonderful mentor and friend. Her sunny disposition coupled with her creativity and strong work ethic makes her one of the best in the business!