AAJA extends our condolences


Dori Maynard, president of the Robert C. Maynard Institute for Journalism Education, died Tuesday, Feb. 24th. Dori was 56.

The Asian American Journalists Association offers our sincere condolences to the family and friends of Dori Maynard. She was a true champion for diversity in media and a great friend of AAJA. She participated at numerous AAJA events.  Dori was the recipient of AAJA’s Leadership in Diversity award in 2008. At AAJA’s 2013 convention in New York, Dori lead a panel on implicit bias. She will be missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with her family and friends.