Ana Perez Ana Perez is an associate producer for Morning Edition.
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Ana Perez

Ana Perez

Associate Producer, Morning Edition

Ana Perez is an associate producer for Morning Edition. She produces and creates content for broadcast and digital for the program.

Perez began her NPR career as an associate producer at Weekend All Things Considered in the summer of 2022. She previously worked as news producer at KERA, the NPR member station for North Texas. She got her start as an assistant producer for Think With Krys Boyd, a nationally syndicated talk show based in Dallas, Texas.

Perez graduated from the University of Missouri – Columbia with a bachelor's degree in Journalism.

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Wednesday

Philadelphia's Center City is seen from the Bok Building on March 28, 2024. Hannah Yoon for NPR hide caption

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As gun violence looms over Pennsylvania youth, local organizations offer safe spaces

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Tuesday

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Suicides make up majority of gun deaths, but remain overlooked in gun violence debate

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Monday

Tanya Warden, 55, sits for a portrait at her workplace in Philadelphia on Tuesday, March 26 2024. Warden's son, Tyron Alexander, was shot multiple times and died in October 2020. Hannah Yoon for NPR hide caption

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Philadelphia gun violence victims find support through residents and nonprofits

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Tuesday

Alicia Graf Mack, dean and director of The Juilliard School's Dance Division (center), speaks with fourth-year dance students Kailei Sin (left) and Nyoka Wotorson (right) in between classes. Tsering Bista/NPR hide caption

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West African dance and hip-hop play a key role in a revamped Juilliard track

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Wednesday

Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona answers questions during the daily briefing at the White House Aug. 5, 2021, in Washington, D.C. Win McNamee/Getty Images hide caption

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Student loan balances wiped for the first batch of borrowers in Biden's SAVE plan

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Wednesday

A Tunisian mother lost 2 daughters to ISIS. 'Four Daughters' delves into how

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Friday

(L-R) Taraji P. Henson as Shug Avery, Fantasia Barrino as Celie and Danielle Brooks as Sofia in The Color Purple, a Warner Bros. Pictures release. Warner Bros. Pictures hide caption

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'Everyone walked away with part of themselves healed' – 'The Color Purple' reimagined

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Tuesday

Gerry Turner stars in ABC's The Golden Bachelor. Brian Bowen Smith/ABC hide caption

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The next 'Bachelor' is 71. Here's what dating after 50 really looks like

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Sunday

Shania Twain, photographed walking the People's Choice Awards red carpet on Dec. 6, 2022 in Santa Monica, Calif. Amy Sussman/Getty Images hide caption

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Shania Twain returns after a difficult pandemic with the beaming 'Queen of Me'

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Sunday

Family members pray during the funeral service for Ernest Robles, founder of the National Hispanic Scholarship Fund, at Holy Name of Jesus Church on Sept. 26 in Redlands, Calif. Gina Ferazzi/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images hide caption

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How Ernest Robles and the Hispanic Scholarship Fund opened doors for Latinos

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