Ruxandra has over a decade of experience working in public radio, magazines and multimedia. A native of Venezuela, she has reported throughout the United States, the Caribbean and South and Central America. After earning a master’s degree in journalism from the University of California at Berkeley in 2002, Ruxandra worked as a reporter and producer for NPR’s Latino USA and for the BBC daily public radio news program The World. She has also produced magazine features and radio documentaries for the BBC World Service, NPR, the Walrus Magazine, Guernica Magazine, Virginia Quarterly Review, the Atlantic and the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation and Marketplace radio. She was an immigration reporter for KPCC in Southern California.