Gabriel J. Sánchez
Producer, Weekend All Things Considered
Gabriel J. Sánchez is a producer for NPR's All Things Considered. Sánchez identifies stories, books guests, and produces what you hear on air. Sánchez also directs All Things Considered on Saturdays and Sundays.
Starting with NPR News in February 2022, Sánchez has been part of local and international coverage for the show, including supporting the network during many breaking news events. In the summer of 2022, Sánchez started contributing to NPR as a digital reporter and on air, covering the launch of the first mariachi band postage stamp released by USPS in his first report.
Prior to NPR, Sánchez was with the NBC News network news desk in Los Angeles and New York, before taking on a role for the NBC Nightly News in Washington, D.C. Sanchez covered the White House and congress, producing political stories for the Nightly News as well as covering an election, two presidential impeachments, a pandemic, an attack on the Capitol and a presidential election in a pandemic, with a smattering of other stories for The Today Show, MSNBC, and Nightly News.
Sánchez is the recipient of a US Patent, a trademark and a good number of US copyrights. He was a White House Correspondents' Association scholarship awardee. Sánchez was a fellow at the Investigative Reporting Center and at The Human Rights Center, both in Berkeley, California. He became a member of the Screen Actors Guild in 2022.
Sánchez is a proud graduate of Chaffey Community College in Rancho Cucamonga, California. He received his bachelor's degree in political science at the University of California, Irvine before receiving a master's degree at the University of California, Berkeley, Graduate School of Journalism.
Sánchez lives in Washington, D.C., with his wife, Jennifer, where they root for the Los Angeles Dodgers and UC Berkeley football team.