National Board of Directors

AAJA is led by its national Board of Directors with the counsel of its Advisory Board.

The 11-member board is comprised of AAJA’s six national officers plus five members elected from the Advisory Board.

The board ensures AAJA is fulfilling its mission, meeting the needs of its members and operating legally, effectively and efficiently. 

 

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Yvonne Leow

Consultant, Tangy Media

 

 

 

 

 

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Michelle Lee

Reporter, “The Fact Checker,” The Washington Post

 

 

 

 

  

Ramy_Inocencio.jpgVICE PRESIDENT FOR JOURNALISM PROGRAMS

Ramy Inocencio

Anchor/Reporter, Bloomberg TV

 

 

 

 

  

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Pia Sarkar

East Region Deputy Editor, The Associated Press

 

 

 

 

  

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Shawn Nicole Wong

Project Manager, JWA Urban Consultants, IC. + JWA Roam

 

 

 

 

 

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Nicole Dungca

Transportation Reporter, The Boston Globe

 

 

 

   

 

 

 

Esther_Gim.pngSMALL/MEDIUM CHAPTER REPRESENTATIVE

Esther Gim

Freelance Copy Editor, Mic & Metro Times 

 

 

 

 

 

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SMALL/MEDIUM CHAPTER REPRESENTATIVE

Sameer Rao

Culture Reporter, Colorlines

 

 

 

 

  

imageedit_2_7464450407.jpgLARGE CHAPTER REPRESENTATIVE

Matt Stevens

Reporter, The New York Times

 

 

 

 

 

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Julia B. Chan

Director of Audience, Mother Jones

 

 

 

 

  

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Julianne Chiaet

Freelance Branded Science Content Writer, The Guardian

 

 

 

  

Board Meeting Minutes 

 

2016 — Spring | Summer

2015 — Spring | Summer | Fall

2014 — Spring | Summer | Fall

2013 — Spring | Summer | Fall

2012 — Spring | Summer | Fall

 

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