David M. Barreda is the photo editor for Earthjustice. Previously, he served as a founding photo editor at two digital publications: Topic, and ChinaFile. where he launched the Abigail Cohen Fellowship in Documentary Photography in collaboration with the Magnum Foundation. Prior to that, he was a staff photojournalist at the Rocky Mountain News and the San Jose Mercury News.
Born in Peru and raised on a sheep farm in Vermont, David lives in Oakland, with his partner, Esther, and their daughter.
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