Zachary Cohen is a Producer with the CNN.com Digital Video team. He started his career at CNN as an intern while he was a student in the Philip Merrill College of Journalism at the University of Maryland. Upon graduation in 2012, he was hired as a CNN Video Journalist, learning the ropes, holding camera cords and freelancing overtime as a staff associate producer. He was hired as an Associate Producer with the CNN.com Digital Video team in July 2013 and moved to his current position as Producer II, CNN.com Digital Video, in June 2016. He curates, edits and produces content for the CNN homepage, as well as shoots, edits and produces original video content targeted directly to the digital audience. He also writes text stories on topics ranging from defense to national security for CNN Politics.