Elma Gonzalez is assistant producer on KPBS Evening Edition
and KPBS Roundtable
, conducting research, writing, and working on audio and video elements for the shows. Elma majored in journalism at Ithaca College in New York, where she graduated in 2014. For the past year, she lived in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, reporting stories for RioOnWatch.org
and Latin Correspondent
. Elma contributed to the PBS NewsHour’s
coverage of the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington and was news editor for The Ithacan
, her college newspaper. Elma grew up in Chula Vista where she was valedictorian of Southwest High School.