Graphics reporter Education: University of California at Berkeley, M.A. in Journalism, 2010; University of Southern California, B.A. in International Relations and Russian Language, 2004
Armand Emamdjomeh makes data visualizations, maps and graphics. Before coming to The Post, he was Deputy Director of Data Visualization at the Los Angeles Times and an alum of the L.A. Times Data Desk.
Honors & Awards:
Sigma Delta Chi Award for Informational Graphics, 2015
Associated Press Sports Editors, 2nd place investigative, 2014
Professional Affiliations: Investigative Reporters and Editors Foreign languages spoken: Spanish, Russian, Arabic, Farsi
In 1989, the first fence built to stop illegal crossings from Mexico to the United States was erected in San Diego, where the border begins. From here, the border stretches for almost 2,000 miles, only 700 of which are walled or fenced. President Trump wants to change that.