Doug is a nationally recognized media trainer, project strategist, and career coach. He is a former Knight International Press Fellow and William S. Fulbright Scholar to Chile and spent more than 21 years as a producer and director at NPR, where he still consults on diversity related projects. While at NPR he created and managed a professional development program called “next generation radio” and built NPR’s “Intern Edition.”
Currently, he’s co-director of a startup camp funded by the Ford Foundation to develop journalists of color as tomorrow’s media CEO’s. He likes to create substantive, progressive media projects from scratch.