Storytelling

I believe the best way to help an audience understand a complex system is to humanize it. My stories are character driven.

Explore immigration policy, climate change, identity and politics through some of the stories I’ve covered.

Photo Cora Cervantes

Photo Cora Cervantes

US Ends Temporary Protected Status for 55,000 Haitians (Al-Jazeera)

US gives Haitians with TPS 18 months to leave the country or find a way to legalise their status.

Photo Courtesy Rep. Veronica Escobar

Photo Courtesy Rep. Veronica Escobar

Veronica Escobar Made History in Congress. Now She's On the Front Lines of the Border Battle. (Produced video for MSNBC and co-wrote story for NBC News)

Veronica Escobar, a freshman Democrat, made history along with Rep. Sylvia Garcia, also a Democrat, in the 2018 midterm elections by becoming the first two Latinas elected to represent Texas in the U.S. House of Representatives.

Photo Courtesy Faith Flores and CALOR app

Photo Courtesy Faith Flores and CALOR app

Latina Teen Combines Social Justice and Technology to Combat Heat Stroke Among Farmworkers (NPR’s Latino USA)

Faith Florez, 17, turned her family’s connection to the fields of the Central Valley into an app the helps combat heat stroke among farmworkers. Through the iOS application Calor, Florez wants to use technology to improve field workers quality of life.