Lucia Brawley is a co-founder of amp.it, an interactive digital media platform that tells content owners who's watching and why. She is an Executive Producer of two-time Interactive Emmy finalist, "Take Back the Mic: The World Cup of Hip Hop." She is a contributor to national outlets including CNN.com and the Huffington Post. Follow Lucia on Twitter: @luciabrawley.
Stephanie Medina is a senior at Felicitas and Gonzalo Mendez high school. She devotes her free time to different community programs and participates in events that matter to her and her community. She hopes to major in communications and use it to better her community of Boyle Heights.
Boyle Heights Beat is a bilingual community newspaper produced by its youth "por y para la comunidad". The newspaper and its sister website serve an immigrant neighborhood in East Los Angeles of just under 100,000. Read more about our team