Jun Stinson is a producer on the AJ+ show Untold America, a digital documentary series that has won a regional Emmy and two Society of Professional Journalists Excellence in Journalism Awards.
Her stories have taken her from Okinawa, Japan and the U.S. territory of Guam, to Northern Alaska and the Mississippi Delta. She also directed the independent documentary Futbolistas 4 Life, that has screened in festivals across the country, and was featured in the Guardian.
Jun has worked with AJ+ since they launched in 2014. Before that, she was a post-production producer and editor for Al Jazeera America, produced a daily politics show on Current TV and worked on a docuseries for MSNBC. Her work has been published in the Washington Post, Associated Press, and espnW, amongst others.
Jun grew up in Oakland, California and Kobe, Japan. She received a Master’s of Journalism from UC Berkeley’s Graduate School of Journalism.