Alejandro de Onís joined Knight Foundation in January 2015.
De Onís is a social entrepreneur and formerly Director of Digital Strategy for the documentary production company, Skylight Pictures (skylight.is). In his role as Digital Director, he increased social impact and audience engagement with platforms that made it easy for people to get involved with social issues. Some projects include The Toolbox, Granito: Every Memory Matters , and International Justice Central. De Onís has also worked on various programs for PBS, The Discovery Channel, National Geographic, and A&E. In years past, he dabbled in freelance photography, composing music for broadcast television, and was the co-owner of a successful restaurant in Brooklyn, NY.