Ericka Cruz Guevarra

Ericka Cruz Guevarra is a producer for The Bay podcast at KQED. She's worked as a breaking news reporter at Oregon Public Broadcasting in Portland, where her coverage included stories about the state's growing demand for ethnic grocery stores and how police became de facto first responders to people experiencing mental health crises. Before that she was an on-call interactive producer at KQED and was KQED’s first Raul Ramirez Diversity Fund Intern. Ericka also worked with NPR’s Code Switch team where she helped produce the Code Switch Podcast. She’s an alumna of NPR’s Next Generation Radio project at KJZZ in Phoenix and graduated from San Francisco State University. You can reach her at ecruzguevarra@kqed.org