Miguel Perez is an assistant producer at KERA. He produces local content for Morning Edition and KERA News. He also produces The Friday Conversation, a weekly interview series with North Texas newsmakers.
Miguel first joined KERA as an intern with Art&Seek and Think in 2017. He’s also interned at NPR’s All Things Considered in Washington, D.C. and The Dallas Morning News.
Prior to KERA, he was a communications specialist at the University of Texas at Dallas.
Miguel is a graduate of UT Dallas, where he received his bachelor of science in economics.
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