AJ Willingham

Senior Writer, Culture

AJ Willingham is a Senior Writer for CNN Digital in Atlanta. She covers internet subcultures, religion, positive news and various obsessions.
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AJ Willingam is from Silver Spring, Maryland and attended Syracuse University. During her time at CNN she has won a National News & Documentary Emmy, an NABJ Salute to Excellence Award and multiple Webbys. She is the previous head writer of CNN’s 5 Things newsletter and the creator and current head writer of CNN’s The Good Stuff.