John Daniszewski became AP’s vice president for standards and editor-at-large in July 2016 after more than a decade leading its international news department as international editor, senior managing editor, and vice president for international news. Prior to that, he spent 20 years as a reporter, editor, and correspondent for both the Associated Press and Los Angeles Times. He has worked in more than 70 countries in Europe, Africa, the Middle East, Latin America, and Asia, including postings to Warsaw, Johannesburg, Cairo, Moscow, Baghdad, and London.
He became a member of the Pulitzer Prize Board in 2013. As vice president for standards, Daniszewski oversees the implementation of AP’s news principles and values, working with the staff in all formats to maintain AP’s reputation for accuracy and neutrality across the news cooperative’s worldwide bureaus.