Bioneers 2024 Conference

Christa Scharfenberg

Director of the California Local News Fellowship Program | UC Berkeley

fellowships.journalism.berkeley.edu

Christa Scharfenberg

Christa Scharfenberg, Project Director of the California Local News Fellowship Program at the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism, was previously Senior Vice President at the American Journalism Project (AJP), a venture philanthropy that invests in the growth of local nonprofit newsrooms across the country. Prior to AJP, Christa spent more than 18 years at Reveal/The Center for Investigative Reporting, serving as CEO from 2017-2021. She is also on the advisory boards of the Poynter Institute, the Legal Clinic Fund and Correctiv (in Berlin).



Panel Presentations:

The Struggle to Save and Revivify Local Media 

March 28th | 3:00 pm to 4:15 pm