Julia B. Chan

Communications Manager

Julia B. Chan is the communications manager at The Center for Investigative Reporting. She works to better connect CIR stories and projects to a bigger audience, manages strategic partnerships to help usher CIR's work into new communities, develops creative products to strengthen the brand, oversees media inquiries, creates and implements marketing and advertising strategies, and bridges communication among departments internally.

Her former role at CIR was as the online engagement coordinator for CIR's investigative YouTube channel, The I Files.

Julia previously worked as a Web editor and columnist at the San Francisco Examiner. She launched the publication's first foray into social media and online engagement. A rare SF native, Julia studied broadcasting at San Francisco State University, focusing on audio production and recording.