Sarah Gustavus is a public media producer who is passionate about audience engagement in journalism.
As the producer of the weekly television news program New Mexico In Focus on New Mexico PBS, she leads coverage of the top news stories each week in New Mexico and the Southwest. Previously she worked for the Native American-owned media company Koahnic Broadcast Corporation, where she oversaw production of Native America Calling, National Native News and Earthsongs. She has produced radio stories for All Things Considered, Latino USA, Weekend America, Making Contact, Tell Me More, the NPR newscast and various documentary specials.
Sarah grew up on a cattle ranch in Texas and got her start in public radio in Seattle. She earned an M.A. in Media from City University London and a B.S. in Communication Studies from the University of Texas at Austin – Hook ’em!