Lennart Bourin | Columbia Journalism School

Lennart Bourin

Adjunct Faculty


Lennart Bourin has been an adjunct professor at the Journalism School for 15 years.  He is a freelance writer and producer, working for CNN and ABC News. He spent 20 years at ABC News as a senior segment producer, producing stories for various shows, including World News, Good Morning America, 20/20, and Nightline. He also worked as a broadcast producer for various shows and special events coverage. In addition, he spent a number of years as the ABC News' correspondent development producer, training new correspondents. 

Bourin is the winner of three National Emmy Awards, was part of the duPont winning team, which covered 9/11, and participated in the Emmy Award-winning coverage of President Obama's election night victory. Previously, Bourin was a news cameraman for NBC News, chief cameraman at News 12 Long Island, producer and writer at WNYW News, N.Y., and a producer in the ABC News, Miami bureau. Bourin has a M.S. degree from the Journalism School.