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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Michelle Lee

Political Enterprise and Accountability Reporter, The Washington Post

 

 

 

  

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SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT

Nicole Dungca

Reporter, Projects & Investigations Team, The Boston Globe

 

 

 

 

headshot-kpbs7.JPGVICE PRESIDENT OF JOURNALISM PROGRAMS

Kris Vera-Phillips

Senior News Producer, KPBS News

 

 

 

  

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Pia Sarkar

Auto, Airline and Energy News Editor, The Associated Press

 

 

 

  

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Ted Han

Co-Founder, Factful

 

 

 

 

SQHeadshot-2.jpgVICE PRESIDENT OF COMMUNICATIONS

Shirley Qiu

Audience Engagement Strategist American Press Institute

 

 

 

 

 

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Julia B. Chan

Director of Audience, Mother Jones

 

 

 

 

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Bobby Caina Calvan

Reporter, Associated Press

 

 

 

  

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Anh Do

Reporter, The Los Angeles Times

 

 

 

  

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Kris Vera-Phillips

Senior News Producer, KPBS News

 

 

 

 

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Elizabeth Yuan

Publishing Editor, The Wall Street Journal

 

 

 

 

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Henry Fuhrmann

Retired Chief of Copy Desk, Los Angeles Times

 

  

 

 

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Bethany Ao

Reporter, The Philadelphia Inquirer

 

 

 

 

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Yuri Nagano

Editor, Bloomberg Industry Group, San Francisco

 

 

 


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