Spencer Chumbley is a journalist and filmmaker living between Washington, DC and Toronto, ON. He has an extensive experience as a director of photography and producer of long-form current affairs and documentary programs. Clients include VICE on HBO, Al Jazeera, Fusion and others.
Chumbley's documentary work is grounded in a strong academic foundation gained through the study of conflict, international development and economics at graduate level. He holds a MSc in Violence, Conflict and Development from the School of Oriental & African Studies and a Honors BA in Economics.
He has completed 100+ hours of remote/field medical training including Battlefield Medical Response certification by Wilderness Medical Associates. In addition to extensive experience in developing countries, Chumbley was HEFAT-certified via Global Journalist Security in 2015.
(Photo: Roy Marasigan. Homs, Syria. 2016)