Melanie is supervises all of SembraMedia's finances, financial processes and accounting policies. She oversees the review of financial statements of sub-grantees in programs such as the Velocidad.
Naimid manages SembraMedia’s communication strateg. She is also the creator and manager of our Metis program, which provides business mentorship for women media entrepreneurs.
Felicitas is in charge of product design and systems development and oversees all of our technical implementation. She provides tech support and strategic guidance to participants in our initiatives.
Vanina manages Velocidad, a SembraMedia’s business accelerator for Latin American Media, which we manage in partnership with ICFJ. She coordinates a team of more than 40 consultants.
María Eugenia manages several of SembraMedia’s initiatives. She also manages our diverse team of ambassadors and oversee the development of our media directory.
She says she founded "Diario el Vistazo" after taking Janine Warner’s online entrepreneurial journalism course at the Knight Center, where she was inspired by Janine’s message to “just do it.”
José is a journalist, blogger and director of Puerto Rico BloggerCon, a convention that brings together digital content creators from throughout the Island.
Natalie Van Hoozer is a bilingual journalist and translator in Reno, Nevada. She works for KUNR Public Radio, Northern Nevada’s NPR member station, and Noticiero Móvil.
Miguel is a communications consultant and a professor at the College of Communications and Contemporary Arts (COCOA) at the University of San Francisco in Quito, Ecuador.
Paulette is a journalist with a Master’s degree in Media and Globalization. She is the founder and president of Red de Periodistas, the first investigative journalism network in Chile.
Fabiola has a Master’s degree in journalism and communication from the University Evangélica Boliviana. She is also a contributor to two experimental digital journalism projects.
Indhira is a professor at the Instituto Tecnológico in Santo Domingo, D.R. She is an experienced cultural journalist and broadcaster, and a Fulbright Scholar.
In addition to serving as SembraMedia’s ambassador in Uruguay, Sebastian Auyanet is a strategic media consultant for SembraMedia’s Velocidad Accelerator and SembraMex sustainability program.