Announcement from Editorial Video Director Micah Gelman, Deputy Video Director Phoebe Connelly and Creative Video Director Julio Negron: 

The Video Department is excited to welcome a new addition to the graphics team:

Sarah Hashemi joins us from Politico where she was an associate video producer. At Politico, Sarah produced video stories covering the 2016 election, Congress and the Trump administration. She also created a series on healthcare focusing on the need for more geriatric care and how the food industry shapes American nutrition.

Sarah graduated from Oklahoma State University and is a native of Tulsa. In her free time, she enjoys cooking, writing fiction, watching Food Network and searching for the best fried chicken in D.C. (suggestions always welcome). Sarah starts Monday.