Yunji de Nies

Insights on PBS Hawaiʻi

Yunji de Nies hosts Insights on PBS Hawaiʻi and anchors daily news videos for the Honolulu Star-Advertiser Digital Billboard Network. For five years, she anchored the evening news on KITV and before that worked as a White House and National Correspondent for ABC News, based in Washington D.C. and Atlanta, GA. She is a Pacific Century Fellow and Honolulu Theater for Youth board member.

de Nies graduated with honors with a degree in political science from Yale University and a Master’s Degree in journalism from UC Berkeley. She grew up on the Kona side of Hawaiʻi Island.