Vanessa Maria Graber

News Voices NJ Manager, Free Press

Vanessa Maria Graber is a community organizer, journalist, and educator from Philadelphia. She is currently the News Voices NJ Manager at Free Press. She is also a community news producer at PhillyCAM where she formerly served as the Station Manager and co-founder of the community radio station, WPPM FM. Vanessa Maria has organized to advocate for media justice issues such as the largest US expansion of community radio, reforming Net Neutrality rules, and funding for public access TV. She serves as the Treasurer on the board of the Philadelphia Chapter of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists and is an Adjunct Professor at Stockton University in the Communications Studies Department.