Filmmaker and journalist proficient in producing strong, compelling stories on a wide range of topics for print, broadcast and web; developing platform-specific content; analyzing viewership data; and using digital strategies to boost audience engagement.
Tahiat Mahboob is a filmmaker and journalist whose work spans Bangladesh, America and Canada. From politics to pop culture, she has produced stories on a range of beats for CBC/Radio-Canada, Global News, CTV News, Asia Society and The Daily Star. She has taught at the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and CUNYʼs Craig Newmark School of Journalism. She was chosen to join the 2021 cohort of the Online News Association’s Women's Leadership Accelerator. Tahiat’s work focuses on covering underreported communities, educating storytellers from marginalized groups, and developing sustainable newsroom strategies.