Senior Associate - Production

Emily Crawford

Emily joined TNR as Senior Associate – Production in September 2019. She specializes in video and digital media production, and also has experience in journalism, media research, and non-profit communications.

Most recently before joining TNR, Emily was a postgraduate Fellow with the documentary news series FRONTLINE on PBS and the Investigative Reporting Workshop at American University. She has worked on several documentary productions, including FRONTLINE’s Trump’s Trade War and a forthcoming broadcast documentary about grassroots political reform movements.

Emily holds an MFA in Film & Electronic Media from American University, where she concentrated in documentary filmmaking for political, cultural, and social impact. Prior to attending graduate school, Emily worked in public television for nearly 4 years. She completed her undergraduate studies at Swarthmore College.

Originally from Maryland, Emily is currently based in Washington, DC. When she isn’t working, she enjoys video games, live music, and making her own documentaries.