Josh Schachter

Josh Schachter is a visual storyteller, social ecologist, teaching artist, and cultural organizer who has collaborated with organizations throughout the US and around the globe to photographically document critical social and environmental issues, from food security to urban revitalization. His images have been published internationally in books, magazines and films in venues ranging from the New York Times to the Navajo Times. Josh earned a master's degree in environmental management from the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, where he explored the role of youth voice, empowerment and photography in community development. Over the past 15 years he has collaborated on community-based media projects with youth, teachers and nonprofit organizations in places ranging from New Delhi to Nigeria.