J David Ake Biography

Published On Jul 31, 2017
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Birth Nation: United States
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To Fulfill his childhood dream, J. David Ake after completion of his graduation pursued the career in the photography. 

Throughout his career, he has served for United Press International, which is based in Washington, New York, Chicago, Dever, San Francisco, Associated Press, Agence France Press, and Reuters.

He is an Award winning photographer, who has covered war and disasters across the globe as well as extensive experience covering premier sports events. As a result of his hard work, his service has been honored by The White House News Photographers Association and the National Press Photographers Association.

Talented Photographer Ake is a married man. His wife O’Donnell is an American journalist who is a political reporter for NBC News as White House & Capitol Hill correspondent. Her wife also appeared on MSNBC, Meet The Press, NBC Nightly News and Today.

Looking towards his economic aspects, J. David Ake earns mostly from his professional career of photojournalist. However, his exact figure of net worth is not yet revealed to the public and is under review. 

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Joined AP

1997

In 1997, he Joined AP in Chicago as state photo editor. Further, he was transferred to New York headquarter after three years as the senior photo editor. 

Joined The Associated Press

2003

In 2003, the American Professional photographer, J. David Ake joined Photography of The Associated Press as a Deputy Director. He served there until 9th of August, 2006.