Casey Silvestri

Washington, D.C.

Video Producer, Instagram

Education: State University of New York at New Paltz, BS in Journalism

Casey Silvestri is a producer for The Washington Post's award-winning Instagram team. She leads The Post's video efforts on the platform, including Instagram Live and Reels. She also collaborates with the newsroom on other social video initiatives. Casey previously worked at NBC News and is a graduate of the State University of New York at New Paltz.
Latest from Casey Silvestri

    Oz and McCormick are neck and neck in Pennsylvania. Here are other takeaways from Tuesday's primary.

    Senior news anchor Libby Casey breaks down the top takeaways from Tuesday's Pennsylvania and North Carolina primaries.

    May 18, 2022

      We talked to 400 people to understand: Who was George Floyd?

      Robert Samuels explains what he learned during his reporting for “His Name Is George Floyd: One Man's Life and the Struggle for Racial Justice”.

      May 17, 2022

        Is a nationwide abortion ban possible? Activists and some GOP members are making plans.

        Reporter Caroline Kitchener explains how antiabortion groups and some Republicans are planning to push for a national abortion ban if Roe v. Wade is overturned.

        May 11, 2022

          The Ukrainian army is detonating leftover explosives from Russia's military

          Video reporter Joyce Koh visited Kozarovychi, Ukraine, where deminers are clearing undetonated explosives from Russia's army.

          May 9, 2022

            Bodies are still being found in Bucha three weeks after the Russians retreated

            Video reporter Joyce Koh visited Bucha, Ukraine, where authorities are still finding bodies weeks after Russian forces retreated from the area.

            April 28, 2022

              Ukrainians celebrate Orthodox Easter amid ruins of war

              Joyce Koh and Isabelle Khurshudyan visited churches in Chernihiv and Bucha to see how Ukrainians celebrated Orthodox Easter amid war.

              April 25, 2022

                We tested anti-stalking tech on AirTags, Tiles and SmartTags

                Technology columnist Geoffrey Fowler hid an Apple AirTag, a Samsung SmartTag and a Tile in a stroller to test the effectiveness of anti-stalking technology.

                April 22, 2022

                  Post reporters spent 7 days in Bucha. They saw more than 200 bodies.

                  Post journalist Louisa Loveluck explains how Russians unleashed a campaign of violence and torture during their occupation of Bucha, Ukraine.

                  April 19, 2022

                    Here's why Putin misjudged the war in Ukraine

                    National security reporter Paul Sonne explains how Russian President Vladimir Putin misjudged the war in Ukraine.

                    April 15, 2022

                      Millions are trapped at home amid Shanghai's covid lockdown

                      China correspondent Eva Duo explains how Shanghai sent its 25 million residents into lockdown amid a recent rise in coronavirus cases.

                      April 14, 2022