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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 a graduate of Syracuse University.