Jason Gonzales is the Higher Education and Legislative Matters Reporter for Chalkbeat Colorado. Previously, he covered K-12 and higher education for The Tennessean and Brunswick County for the Wilmington Star News.
He is a 2018 Education Writers Association Reporting fellow and 2020 Institute for Citizens & Scholars Higher Education Media fellow. He is a proud National Association of Hispanic Journalist member and former co-director of its Student Project, a pop-up newsroom meant to help build and refine the skills of college journalists.
Jason is a Colorado native and graduated from the University of Colorado Boulder.