'Nightline' co-anchor Juju Chang's biography

Co-Anchor, Nightline

— -- Juju Chang is an Emmy Award-winning co-anchor of ABC News' "Nightline." She also reports regularly for "Good Morning America" and "20/20."

She has traveled around the world to report on global issues and on gender based violence including a trip through Central Africa on the front lines against Boko Haram and #bringbackourgirls. She traveled to Honduras for "Femicide: the Untold War," an eye-opening look at rampant violence against women.

Chang has profiled newsmakers like Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg, former Vice President Joe Biden and Oprah Winfrey as well as entertainers like Chris Pratt, Channing Tatum, Tom Hanks and Nicki Minaj. Her extensive feature reporting covers parenting dilemmas, digital addictions and social media moguls like Dude Perfect and Kendall Jenner.

A former news anchor for "Good Morning America," Chang joined ABC News just after college as an entry level desk assistant in 1987 and rose to become a producer for "World News Tonight." After reporting for KGO-TV in San Francisco and for the ABCNews affiliate service NewsOne in DC, she co-anchored the overnight show "World News Now." Chang's work has been recognized with numerous awards including multiple Emmys, Gracies, a DuPont, a Murrow and Peabody awards. In 2017, she was honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Front Page Awards.

Born in Seoul, South Korea, and raised in Northern California, Chang graduated with honors from Stanford University with a B.A. in political science and communication. She is married to WNET President and CEO Neal Shapiro and together they have three sons. Chang is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and a founding board member of the Korean American Community Foundation.