Tim Sandler

Tim develops and oversees Transparentem’s global supply chain investigations and their byproducts.

Prior to joining Transparentem, Tim was an award-winning producer for the NBC News investigative unit with extensive experience in broadcast, print, and digital media. In his more than 25 years as a journalist, he investigated human rights, environmental, and supply-chain abuses across the world. At NBC, he developed technology-enhanced reporting strategies and conducted hidden camera and surveillance operations for enterprise reports that aired across all of NBC’s broadcast and digital platforms. Tim also spearheaded NBC’s Unmanned Aerial Vehicle newsgathering project. Previously, he was a staff writer for the Boston Phoenix and United Press International. His freelance work has appeared in the New York Times, Boston Globe, Newsweek, USA Today and other publications.

Tim’s honors include: four national Emmy awards, three Overseas Press Club of America awards, the Alfred I. duPont-Columbia University Award, and the RTDNA Edward R. Murrow Award. He was a digital media fellow at Ohio State’s Kiplinger Program in Public affairs. Tim earned an M.A summa cum laude in Journalism from Northeastern University and a B.A. in English Literature from Pennsylvania State University.