Janmaris Perez, M.S. Journalism '20, is a journalist and audio producer specializing in narrative news and non-fiction podcasts. She is currently an Associate Producer at NBC News where she has worked on various series, including Into America, Why Is This Happening? The Chris Hayes Podcast, Déjà News, and Rachel Maddow Presents: Ultra, which has gone on to win the Hillman Prize for Broadcast Journalism. She previously worked at StoryCorps where she produced for NPR's Morning Edition and the StoryCorps Podcast.
She holds a bachelor's degree in Digital Media/Communication Studies with honors from Florida State University, and a Master of Science from Columbia Graduate School of Journalism.
She lives in Astoria, Queens and enjoys local stand-up comedy shows in her spare time.
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