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Audrey Aguilar

Audrey Aguilar

Audrey Aguilar is an event planning specialist who serves as Logistics Director for Symposiums at InquireFirst. Since joining InquireFirst in 2016, Audrey has directed logistics for journalism workshops in Costa
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Denisse A. Tirado

Denisse A. Tirado

Before joining InquireFirst, Denisse A. Tirado was director of the Institute of the Americas Summer Camp on Science and Innovation. For six years, Denisse helped organize the camp for more
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Julieta Pelcastre

Julieta Pelcastre

Julieta Pelcastre is a Mexican journalist with more than 23 years of experience in investigative reporting. Her articles have appeared in numerous publications related to politics, migration, corruption, drug trafficking,
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Luis J. Jiménez

Luis J. Jiménez

Luis J. Jiménez is a photojournalist who is refocusing on web design and presenting news on multiple platforms. His experience ranges from covering Mexico’s armed Zapatista uprising to presidential elections
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Luisa Reyes

Luisa Reyes

Prior to joining InquireFirst, Luisa served as the Institute of the Americas’ STEM Programs Manager, following four years as a key contributor to the Institute’s Science & Innovation Summer Camp,
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S. Lynne Walker

S. Lynne Walker

S. Lynne Walker is a Pulitzer Prize finalist whose reporting has taken her to Mexico, where she lived for almost 16 years and reported on political, economic, legal and social
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Walter Baranger

Walter Baranger

Walter Baranger, former senior editor of news operations at The New York Times, joined InquireFirst as vice president in August 2017. Baranger has a deep understanding of the challenges facing
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