Chad A. StevensFormer Staff and Producer
Chad A. Stevens is an award-winning photographer, producer and educator. Most recently, he was a producer at MediaStorm. He is currently an Assistant Professor in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Stevens has also been a faculty member in the visual communication programs at, the International Center of Photography, Ohio University and Western Kentucky University. Currently he is working on The Coal War, a feature length documentary film on the conflict over energy extraction in Appalachia.
With a professional foundation in photojournalism and multimedia storytelling, Stevens' career spans the spectrum of newsroom environments, multimedia production and international experience. While living in Africa, he produced multimedia projects for Save the Children, AIDchild, and Literacy and Basic Education.
He is a 1999 graduate of Western Kentucky University and a 2009 graduate of Ohio University, and has interned at National Geographic Magazine, The Hartford Courant, the Muskegon Chronicle and the Jackson Hole Guide. During his time as a student at Western Kentucky University, he traveled to Palestine and other Middle East countries. He was named 1997 College Photographer of the Year.