2021 Online Video, Presentation and Innovation Division Chairperson

A.J. Chavar is a 2021 BOP Judge

A.J. Chavar

A.J. is heading the Online Video division. He’s a cinematographer, photographer, director, and producer. His visual journalism has been recognized with an Edward R. Murrow award and multiple honors from NPPA, WHNPA, POYI and the Capitol Emmys. He was previously a staff video journalist at The Washington Post and The New York Times, a producer with Apple News and a senior producer at Vox. A.J. has been behind his camera in every state (and most territories) in the U.S., and works independently out of New York City. He is an alumnus of the Newhouse School of Public Communications.