SembraMedia’s Executive and Advisory boards are made up of a diverse group of journalists, academics, and media leaders who share our mission to strengthen Spanish-language digital media. They extend our network and play a vital role in setting our mission and goals.
Alejandro Alvarado Bremer
Coordinator of the Spanish-Language Journalism Master’s program, Florida International University in Miami.
Senior Editor, Digital Storytelling and Training at The New York Times
Amy Schmitz Weiss
Ph.D., associate professor of journalism
at the School of Journalism and Media Studies, San Diego State University.
One of the most recognized and respected television journalists in Latin America
Former Anchor, CNN en español .
SembraMedia Founding Members
The team and board members below contributed to the foundation of SembraMedia.
Janine Warner and Mijal Iastrebner
Founding Advisory Board:
Rosental Alves, Maria Catalina Colmenares-Wiss, Patricia Torres-Burd, James Breiner, David LaFontaine, Teresa Frontado, Ramón Salaverría, Glenda Umaña, Adriana Peña, Esther Vargas, Neil Chase.
Founding Team Members
Luz Mely Reyes, Jordy Meléndez Yúdico, Laura Zommer, María Virginia Portillo Decán, Ariadna Coto, Ismael Nafría, Fabiola Torres López, Mauricio Jaramillo Marín, Isabela Ponce, Juan Pablo Ferrari Saavedra, Nilsa Varela Vargas, Sebastián Auyanet, Elaine Diaz Rodriguez, Olivia Sohr, María Isabel Soldevila.