Alexsandra Canedo

Program Manager

In her role as Program Manager, Alexsandra Canedo oversees various programs at ICFJ. In addition to managing programs for journalists in the United States, such as Bringing Home the World, Canedo has also provided support to investigative reporters in Latin America and most recently, Velocidad, an accelerator program designed to provide funding and expert consulting for media startups in Latin America.

Canedo’s experience supporting the communications, research and publications team at Sisters in Islam, a nongovernmental organization based in Malaysia, inspired her to support ICFJ’s mission to promote and strengthen transparency, as well as provide holistic training to journalists across the globe.

Canedo received her master’s degree in international relations at American University, and her joint bachelor’s degree, in political science and women and gender studies, at California State University, Fullerton.