Announcement from: Director of Video Micah Gelman, Visual Forensics Senior Producer Nadine Ajaka and Visual Forensics Senior Producer Elyse Samuels:
Outside of open-source investigations at the New York Times, Nilo has covered abortion access, race and policing, and the search for unmarked graves at Canada’s residential schools. Earlier in her career, Nilo worked as a producer and correspondent for Vice News, focusing on substance abuse and harm reduction.
Born in Tehran and raised in Iran and Canada, Nilo received a bachelor’s degree in political science and French from the University of British Columbia. She has a master’s degree in science journalism from Columbia University.
In her free time, Nilo dabbles in Persian calligraphy and directing music videos. She will be based in New York and starts Dec. 12. Please join us in welcoming Nilo to The Post.