Lucio Villa

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I am currently a Professional journalist or technologist working in media

San Francisco Chronicle

Job Title:
Interactive Producer


Lucio Villa is an Interactive Producer at the San Francisco Chronicle, where he utilizes his web development and visuals skills to build interactive stories. Before returning to California, Villa was a News Applications Developer for Hoy, a daily Spanish publication in Chicago. Co-founder of Code Latino and (Honorary) Co-founder of Latino Techies in Chicago. In 2013, Villa completed a year-long photojournalism fellowship at the Chicago Reporter, where he covered immigration, health and trauma issues through photography and video. During his time at the Chicago Reporter, Villa discovered he can utilize his web development skills in journalism and started exploring data visualizations, interactives and open source apps.

National Association of Hispanic Journalists

Areas of expertise:
Front-end coding, Basic HTML/CSS, Python, WordPress development, Experience building interactive charts and graphics, Experience building interactive news applications, Still photography, Data analysis – Beginner level, Git / version control

Speaking Experience
Yes, have led sessions individually

Past Speaking Experience:

2015 Arizona Migrahack
2015 Latincon

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