Kris Vera-Phillips (MSJ05)

Kris Vera-Phillips was elected Vice President of Journalism Programs for the Asian American Journalists Association. She previously served as an advisory board member, representing the San Diego Chapter. During her term, Kris will help lead AAJA’s professional training and programs aimed at helping Asian American and Pacific Islander journalists advance as news managers and media executives. She will also help support and raise up AAPI students who aspire to be the next generation¬†of journalists.