Kree Lopez

Position: Native Lens Assistant Editor
Categories: Native Lens Team

Kree Lopez is an enrolled member of the Southern Ute Indian Tribe, with additional affiliation to the Ute Mountain Ute, Uintah Ute, and Spanish Heritage. Hailing from the picturesque landscape of Colorado, Kree carries a rich tapestry of cultural influences that inspire her work.

With a passion for storytelling and a diverse skill set encompassing graphic design, video editing, and audio production, Kree Lopez brings a wealth of experience to visual media. Her journey into the media world began with a Bachelor’s Degree in Cinematic Arts & Technology from the IAIA Institute of American Indian Arts, setting a strong foundation for her creative endeavors.

Beyond the editing suite, Kree finds solace in the intricate art of beadwork, a skill passed down through generations within her family. Additionally, Kree’s heart is drawn to the majestic world of horses, reflecting a deep love for nature and a connection to her Indigenous roots.  

At the core of Kree’s mission is a commitment to amplifying Native voices and stories. Joining the Native Lens team as an Assistant Editor, she aspires to empower individuals to share their life experiences through the lens of their culture. Sharing these stories takes courage, and Kree is dedicated to continuing this vital work, ensuring that the narratives of Native Communities are heard and celebrated.