Aaron Williams

Aaron Williams is an investigative data reporter who specializes in data analysis and visualization for The Washington Post. Before joining the investigative team he was a reporter for the Post’s graphics desk. He previously covered housing, campaign finance, police and local politics for the San Francisco Chronicle and the Center for Investigative Reporting. He worked on the graphics for the Post’s Murder with Impunity series, which was a 2019 Pulitzer Prize finalist for explanatory reporting.

Talk title: On collaborative design and empathy in visualization
“In this talk, I plan to show how I’ve used collaborative tools to democratize my approach to visualization and how my experiences growing up informed the way I think about the craft”