Joaquín Cotler

After working as a musician and producer for ten years, Joaquín began his career in journalism. Though he remains passionate about music, arts and culture, Joaquin has also covered the opioid epidemic in New York City, Long Island, and Puerto Rico. A CUNY Graduate School of Journalism alum, Joaquín has worked as a production intern and contributing producer at Studio 360, a reporting fellow and composer at The GroundTruth Project and an audio producer for Latino USA. He keeps Puerto Rico in his heart, which he wears on his sleeve.