Jun Stinson is a producer with Al Jazeera’s digital channel AJ+. AJ+ has over 9.5 million likes and 10 billion views on Facebook; it’s one of the top content platforms viewed on Facebook.
She is also the director of the independent documentary Futbolistas 4 Life, a film about access to safe places to play.
Jun has been a post-production producer and editor with Al Jazeera America. She has produced segments for Current TV’s daily political analysis show The War Room and stories for KQED’s The California Report, among others. She also worked on the feature documentary Spark: A Burning Man Story that premiered at SXSW in 2013. Her work is published in the Washington Post, Associated Press, espnW, and SFGate.com.
She was born in Oakland, California and raised in both Oakland and Kobe, Japan. She got her start in journalism eleven years ago working with a community radio station in Kobe, Japan. She’s a graduate of UC Berkeley’s Graduate School of Journalism.