Gabrielle Romero

Committed to working towards educational equity and solutions to combat poverty, Gabrielle is now completing her Americorps service year at an educational non-profit based in Los Angeles.

During her spare time, Gabrielle runs a Contemporary and Modern Folkloric Dance group with her mother to share and promote the Mayan culture and history. She has a soft spot for antiquated cameras and photography; she hopes to work on her technique as an amateur photographer and begin showcasing her latest project, Cara Linda.

Kathryn Boyd-Batstone

Kathryn was born and raised in Long Beach, CA. She is passionate about visual storytelling through photography, film and photojournalism.  With every project she tries to tell stories that challenge social norms and connect people.

Currently she works as a Video Producer at mitú and can most often be found at a coffee shop, rock climbing, editing or on a film set as she is working towards her masters in cinematography and directing.  

Rudy Torres

Rudy is passionate about social justice work, plays guitar, and drinks damaging amounts of coffee for no particular reason. He enjoys writing about constructs of masculinity, language and identity, as a means of grappling with his own Latinidad.

For the past year and half, Rudy has worked in the non-profit sector, primarily in education, ensuring the success and persistence of first-generation, low-income students of color in college. When he's not working on As Told By You, Rudy is probably out dancing Cumbia, eating pizza, or running around East LA.