Sasha Ingber is a multimedia journalist who mainly covers national and foreign affairs. She is a news reporter for NPR and has produced numerous short-form, digital documentaries and articles for National Geographic. She was the associate editor of Smithsonian’s culture magazine, Journeys, and the editor of a team that monitored and debunked foreign propaganda for the U.S. Department of State, following Russia’s annexation of Crimea. Her writing and photography have appeared in The Washington Post Magazine, Smithsonian Magazine, and The Atlantic.
She is also the co-founder of Music in Exile, a multimedia nonprofit organization that documents the songs and stories of people who have been displaced by violence, war, and instability—work that has taken her across the United States and to the Middle East.
Sasha earned a master's degree in nonfiction writing from Johns Hopkins University and a bachelor's degree in film, television, and radio from the University of Wisconsin in Madison. She is based in Washington, D.C.