Joe Ellis

JOE ELLIS

BOARD OF DIRECTORS | AUSTIN, TEXAS

INVESTIGATIVE PRODUCER, KVUE-TV

Joe Ellis is an award-winning investigative producer. He is currently working as part of the Defenders team at KVUE-TV, the ABC affiliate television station in Austin, Texas.

In 2017, Joe won an Alfred I. duPont-Columbia University Award for producing an investigation into racial profiling records. The investigation uncovered overwhelming evidence that law enforcement was subverting racial profiling statistics by consistently misreporting the race of minority motorists during traffic stops.