Online Video, Presentation and Innovation Division Judges

Sameen Amin

Sameen Amin is the Supervising Producer on The New York Times Video team. She's an Emmy award-winning, multi platform journalist with 12+ years experience in the newsroom and field. She's a passionate storyteller committed to exposing injustice and telling unreported stories. Sameen has worked in TV and digital and was previously at Fusion, Al Jazeera English and the Canadian Broadcasting Network.

Jenna Pirog

Jenna Pirog is the deputy editor of strategic initiatives for The Washington Post, working with Lede Lab on ways to incorporate emerging technologies into the newsroom. Previously, Pirog was the senior director of video and immersive experiences at National Geographic and the New York Times’ virtual reality editor, where she produced 15 immersive projects.

Courtney Brooks

Courtney Brooks is a Supervising Producer in digital video at VICE News. She has spent her career working in multimedia across platforms, including as a senior editor at VICE News, Executive Editor at Explore Parts Unknown, and Planning Editor at Al Jazeera America.

Ramon Dompor

Ramon Dompor is a Video Journalist at The Seattle Times where he focuses on character-driven short documentaries. He is also a former Seattle Chapter President of the Asian American Journalists Association where he helped build resources that promote diversity in media.