Joie ChenJoie Chen (born 28 August 1961) is a Chinese American television journalist. She was the anchor of Al Jazeera America's flagship evening news show ''America Tonight'', which was launched in August 2013. In January 2016, the channel announced it would close on April 12, 2016.
Chen has been a Washington-based correspondent for CBS News, reporting from the White House, Capitol Hill and other beats for all of the network’s programming. She also contributed to ''CBS Sunday Morning'' and won an Emmy for her coverage of the D.C. sniper attacks. She has been an anchor at CNN and CNN International, covering world affairs and domestic issues, and she reported for ''USA Today'' on TV.
In 2018, Chen was named director of Northwestern University’s Washington D.C.-based Medill School of Journalism programs. She is currently Advisor and Faculty at the Poynter Institute in Washington, DC. Provided by Wikipedia