Daniel Alarcón, Executive Producer

Daniel Alarcón’s books include War by Candlelight, a finalist for the 2005 PEN-Hemingway Award, and Lost City Radio, named a Best Novel of the Year by the San Francisco Chronicle and the Washington Post. In 2010 The New Yorker named him one of the best 20 Writers Under 40, and his most recent novel, At Night We Walk in Circles, was a finalist for the 2014 PEN/Faulkner Award. (@DanielGAlarcon)

Carolina Guerrero, Executive Director

Before becoming a radio producer, Carolina worked as a promoter for cultural and social projects, creating a bridge between organizations in three different continents. She has worked with public and private institutions in several countries, for which she has designed and overseen festivals, art exhibits, teaching workshops and fundraising events. In her previous life, Carolina was an art dealer in New York and a scuba instructor in Colombia. She is currently living in San Francisco, California, and is the proud mother of León and Eliseo. (@nuncaduermo)

Martina Castro, Senior Producer

Martina is Managing Editor of KALW News 91.7FM in San Francisco. She began her career at National Public Radio as a producer where she worked for four years before moving to San Francisco in 2008. Her independent work has aired on NPR’s Morning Edition and All Things Considered, and she has worked consistently as a radio trainer/mentor since 2005. She won an Excellence in Journalism award from the Society of Professional Journalists for her arts reporting and production in 2011. Martina was born in Virginia and her family is from Uruguay. (@martinacastro)

Camila Segura, Senior Editor

Even though Camila has spent most of her adult life in academia, after obtaining her PhD in literature from Columbia University, she realized radio was her true passion. She has been working for years as a freelance editor and translator, and now she has joined Radio Ambulante’s team where she is closer to her real interests. Currently she lives in Bogota with her husband and daughter Carmen. (@camilasegura)

Silvia Viñas, Producer and Editor

Silvia is the Latin America Regional Editor for Global Voices Online, an international community of bloggers and translators who translate and report on citizen media from around the world. She studied literature and political science at Brigham Young University in the United States and has worked as an editor and journalist. Silvia was born in Montevideo, Uruguay, from a Spanish father and a Uruguayan mother. She grew up in five Latin American countries and in Spain. She now lives in Chile with her husband Daniel and their two children Elisa and Santiago. (@silviavinas)

Luis Trelles, Producer and Editor

A journalist and filmmaker based in Puerto Rico, Luis has made documentaries for Hispanic Public Television in New York.  His work as a short film screenwriter has been recognized by the Mexican Film Institute, the Puerto Rico Film Corporation and the Student Academy Awards. The Open Society Foundation recently gave him a Soros Justice Fellowship to produce a multimedia series about criminal justice in Puerto Rico. (@cu_bata)

Claire Mullen, Production Assistant

Claire Mullen is from around San Francisco, where she lives now after attending Scripps College, where she studied Humanities and Media Studies. She loves radio as a source for information, and for sharing stories from one side of the world to the other. In 2009 she lived and studied in Bolivia where she produced a documentary about community radio in rural areas. She has worked with KQED Public Radio and the San Francisco Bay Guardian as a news writer. (@MullenCMarie)

Laurie Ignacio, Program Associate

Laurie was a founding staff member at Presente.org and a fundraising manager for Mosquita y Mari which premiered at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival. Originally from Los Angeles, Laurie is the daughter of Zapotec immigrants from Oaxaca. She has lived and studied across Latin America and is currently based in New York. (@lauritzin)

Annie Correal, Consulting Editor

Annie is Editorial Director of the storytelling platform Cowbird. She began her career in journalism covering breaking news, crime and immigration as a stringer for The New York Times Metro Desk and as a staff reporter at El Diario. Annie’s work in radio began with a documentary about her father’s kidnapping in Colombia commissioned and produced by Transom. Her work has since aired on NPR, WNYC, This American Life, and elsewhere. (@anniecorreal)

Annie Murphy, Consulting Editor

Annie  is an independent radio journalist and writer. She’s a regular contributor to National Public Radio, and a contributing editor at Radio Ambulante. Her writing has been published in The Atlantic,The Nation, and The Virginia Quarterly Review. Annie’s at work on her first book. (@annielaumurphy)

Mandalit del Barco, Senior Consultant

Mandalit is a general assignment correspondent based at NPR West. Her news reports, feature stories and photos filed from Los Angeles and abroad can be heard on All Things Considered, Morning Edition, Weekend Edition, alt.latino and npr.org. Mandalit spent a year in Peru working on a documentary and teaching radio journalism as a Fulbright Fellow and on a fellowship with the Knight International Center For Journalists. She mentors young journalists through NPR’s “Next Generation”, and on her own throughout the U.S. and Latin America. (@Radioactive22)

David Pastor, Community Manager

David is a writer and musician from Queens, NY. He is a graduate of Binghamton University and is currently recording his first collection of songs as well as publishing some academic work. (@n_davidpastor)

Diana Buendía, Production Intern

Diana was born and raised in Guayaquil, Ecuador. She moved to the Untied States to earn her degree in American studies at the University of Texas at Austin and soon after a graduate degree in arts journalism at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. She currently lives in Los Angeles. (@buendiag)

Camila Pinzón Mendoza, Production Intern

Camila is a journalist and writer. She spent the last few years in Spain where she received her master’s degrees in journalism and creative writing, which led her to write her first book of short stories. Simultaneously, she worked as a cultural journalist for El País and Periódico de Cataluña. She also writes stories about culture and literature in Colombian and Mexican magazines. Camila lives in Mexico City where she works in publishing.

Mariana Zuñiga, Production Intern

Mariana is a journalist from Caracas, Venezuela. Currently she lives in London, where she’s undertaking a Masters degree in Queen Mary University. In the last years she lived in Paris where she finished a bachelor’s degree in journalism. Mariana has contributed to publications as El Universal, Radio France Internationale and Cadena Ser (Vigo).