Picture and Visuals Editor, The Guardian US

Jehan Jillani is a Picture and Visuals Editor at the Guardian US, where she commissions photography for feature stories and special projects that come out of the New York, DC, and Oakland offices. She also contributes to visual stories for the website at large.   

Prior to joining The Guardian, Jehan worked as a photo editor at National Geographic and The New Yorker. Her work has been recognized by the Society of Publication Designers and American Photography, and she has spoken about photography at numerous educational institutions.  Jehan is a graduate of Smith College and is now based in Brooklyn, NY.

She is interested in work that intersects between documentary photography and fine art and to meet more BIPOC photographers in the Midwest.