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Joaquin Alvarado

The Center for Investigative Reporting
Before joining The Center for Investigative Reporting, Joaquin Alvarado served as Senior Vice President for Digital Innovation at American Public Media and founding Senior Vice President for Diversity and Innovation at the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. Joaquin has also been a strategic consultant for a number of leading media companies and non-profits, including Univision, NBC News, The Ford Foundation, and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.  He is the founder of CoCo Studios, which promoted education and collaboration through game development for fiber and mobile networks. Joaquin was the founding director of the Institute for Next Generation Internet, which launched in 2005 from San Francisco State University. In 2004, Joaquin began the National Public LightPath, advocating high-speed, fiber-optic networks as the next generation of the Internet. Alvarado holds a bachelor’s degree in Chicano Studies from UC Berkeley and an MFA from the UCLA School of Theatre, Film, and Television. A veteran on many non-profit Boards, he currently serves on the board of TechSoup Global and Consumer Reports. He is the co-author of “Contemporary Chicana and Chicano Art. Vol. I and II”.

My Speakers Sessions

Thursday, August 13

4:00pm PDT