Chris Porras




Chris Porras (he/him) is the director of HR, talent and culture at Freedom of the Press Foundation, where he leads initiatives that build and sustain a cohesive organizational culture. Chris’ professional background includes Tribeca Enterprises (which owns and operates the Tribeca Festival) and the Manhattan District Attorney’s Office. He’s also volunteered as a mentor at Big Brothers Big Sisters of NYC and through UStrive, and as a kitchen supervisor at New Alternatives for LGBTQ+ Homeless Youth. Chris is passionate about media in all its forms, making people laugh, and nurturing burgeoning talent.