Miguel Macias is a radio and video producer based in Brooklyn, New York. Currently Miguel is the Senior Producer of Latino USA.
Miguel has worked as an associate professor and deputy chair for graduate studies in the Department of Television and Radio at Brooklyn College. Prior to that, Miguel worked as the Los Angeles Bureau Chief for Youth Radio; for American Public Media’s as an associate producer and director for the Marketplace Morning Report; and at New York Public Radio WNYC’s Radio Rookies as an associate producer.
Miguel is also proud to have worked as a volunteer for the NGO MADRE. As such, he has trained indigenous radio reporters in Peru, instructed video editing to teenagers in Colombia, and taught radio production to activists in Nicaragua.
Miguel received a Peabody Award in 2006 as the associate producer for WNYC Radio Rookies’ Mosholu series.
Originally from Seville, Spain, Miguel moved to the U.S. in 2001 and earned an M.F.A. in Television Production from Brooklyn College.