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Benjamin Chartoff
Director, Data Visualization
Former employee
I want to tell visceral, compelling stories through data and data visualization.

Ben Chartoff has spent his career analyzing and visualizing a wide range of datasets, working as a software developer, and advocating for open-source software and open data. He worked at the DC-based Sunlight Foundation and received a Knight-Mozilla OpenNews fellowship to work at the Washington Post. Chartoff earned his BS in creative writing, geology, and integrated science from Northwestern University and his MS in library and information science from Syracuse University.