Austin Bachand

Visuals Editor

Austin “AJ” Bachand, joined Global Press in 2017. A California native, he graduated from the Scripp’s College of Communication at Ohio University in 2014 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Visual Communication, Photojournalism.

Austin produced still photography and video for publications in Ohio, Virginia and Pennsylvania before joining the Daily News-Record in Harrisonburg, VA in February of 2015. While working in the Shenandoah Valley, he founded the specialty multimedia company Ares Multimedia, LLC.

Outside of work, Austin enjoys watching and making movies and hanging out with his sugar glider, Jiro.