Chris Zubak-Skees

News Developer  The Center for Public Integrity

News developer Chris Zubak-Skees is equal parts coder and journalist. A graduate from Rochester Institute of Technology with a journalism and computer science education, he served as a reporting fellow at the Sunlight Foundation, and as online production manager, reporter and news editor at RIT Reporter magazine. Projects he contributed to have won Loeb, Goldsmith and Philip Meyer awards, as well as a bronze at Malofiej. His work at the Center focuses on communicating investigative journalism through data-driven apps and graphics.

How does your state rank for integrity?

By Yue Qiu, Chris Zubak-Skees and Erik Lincoln

See how much the 2016 presidential candidates have raised so far

By Chris Zubak-Skees

Who’s trying to influence the 2015 elections?

By Kytja Weir and Chris Zubak-Skees

2015 state ad wars tracker

By Chris Zubak-Skees and Ben Wieder

How bulk home loan sales benefit hedge funds over homeowners

By Yue Qiu, Chris Zubak-Skees and Jared Bennett

How we created Fatal Extraction, our multimedia project exposing Australian mining's damaging footprint in Africa

By Eleanor Bell and Chris Zubak-Skees

Broken audit promises

By Chris Zubak-Skees and Julia Harte

Fatal Extraction: the impact of Australian mining in Africa

U.S. Internet users pay more and have fewer choices than Europeans

By Allan Holmes and Chris Zubak-Skees

2014 graphics

By Chris Zubak-Skees

Who’s trying to influence your vote?

By Chris Zubak-Skees, Kytja Weir and Dave Levinthal