Santiago Mejia is a Mexican American photojournalist on staff at the San Francisco Chronicle.
He grew up in San Francisco's Mission District and is a member of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ), as well as an alumnus of Newseum Institute's Chips Quinn Scholars Program and The New York Times Student Journalism Institute.
He holds an FAA license for drone operations.
Mejia, age 24, joins the Chronicle following the Thomas Morgan Visual Journalism Internship in Photography at The New York Times.
Aerial, Corporate, Documentary, Sports, Portrait, Disaster Coverage, Backpack Journalism, Photo Editing, Spot News, Still Photography