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Silvia Rivera

Silvia Rivera

Managing Director of Vocalo

Silvia is Managing Director of Vocalo, a next generation public media service that targets younger, culturally diverse audiences with an urban alternative music format. Silvia’s career trajectory was launched by a youth-media training program, called Radio Arte, an initiative that trained hundreds of young adults to create content for community impact. She has since emerged to become a leading voice on issues of leadership and diversity in public media.

Silvia is a founding member and co-chair of the Latino Public Radio Consortium and serves on the board of the Chicago Foundation for Women.

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