Juan Diego Ramirez

Juan Diego Ramirez is currently a producer at Futuro Studios. He’s also the co-host and producer of the James Beard Award Nominated podcast Racist Sandwich. He is a multimedia producer and freelance journalist based in New York.

Some of his works involves the Puerto Rican coffee industry following the aftermath of Hurricane María. While at the Oregon Public Broadcasting, Juan covered his return to Mexico as an exDACA recipient. As an avid skateboarder, he has written about the Latino history of the sport for Latino Rebels. Juan’s work focuses on social movements from immigration to low-income neighborhoods in major cities.

Prior to journalism, Juan worked for the Migrant Education Program as a Home Consultant and Recruiter. He worked to provide educational and personal assistance to migrant farm workers in Hillsboro, Oregon.

Find him on Twitter @juandr47.