KQED Radio Staff
Director and Producer, The California Report
Suzie Racho has been the director of The California Report's Friday newsmagazine since 2000. She joined KQED in 1996 as the show's news assistant.
In addition to working on the weekly magazine, Racho produces and acts as a fill-in host for KQED News' weekly arts segment "The Do List". She also helps produce and direct all of TCR's special statewide broadcasts and live news events such as the monthly series Health Dialogues, the annual State of the State Address, and Election Night. Racho has reported on arts and culture for many of KQED Public Radio's programs.
Her work at with The California Report has been recognized by the Society for Professional Journalists, National Federation of Community Broadcasters, Public Radio News Directors Incorporated, and APTRA of California and Nevada, among others.
Suzie is a graduate of San Francisco State University, where she received a B.A. in Journalism in 1994.