Stephen Handelman, Director
Stephen Handelman was appointed Director of the Center on Media, Crime and Justice at John Jay College in May 2007. An internationally known author and investigative journalist whose award-winning work has intersected the worlds of journalism, higher education, international security, justice and human rights, he is an expert on post-Soviet crime and corruption, and a veteran foreign correspondent who has reported from the former Soviet Union, the Middle East, Africa, Latin America and Asia. Full Bio
Ricardo Martinez, Center Coordinator
Ricardo Martinez was appointed Project Administrator for the Center on Media, Crime and Justice in 2011. Ricardo’s prior experience was as the program coordinator for the College & Community Fellowship program. Full Bio.
Joe Domanick, Associate Director, Senior Fellow
Joe Domanick, an award-winning investigative journalist and author, is Associate Director of the CMCJ and West Coast Bureau Chief of The Crime Report. His latest book is Cruel Justice: Three Strikes and the Politics of Crime in America’s Golden State. ..Full Bio
Ted Gest, Team Advisor
Ted Gest, president of Criminal Justice Journalists, the nation’s only organization of working journalists covering criminal justice, is the Team Advisor and was a founding partner of the Center for Crime, Media and Justice since 2006...Full Bio