Andrea Gutierrez is a writer, editor, and audio producer in Los Angeles. Her work has appeared in various outlets and media, including NPR, BBC World Service, Marfa Public Radio, Bitch, make/shift, Huizache, On She Goes, Mujeres de Maiz, and the Chicanas, Cholas, y Chisme theater festival in Los Angeles. She has brandished her red pen as editor and contributor at make/shift, Drunken Boat, and the Los Angeles Review of Books; served as a grants panelist for the California Arts Council; and judged the International Latino Book Awards. In 2018, she was selected as a cultural policy fellow for the ACTIVATE Arts Advocacy Leadership Program through Arts for LA and received an AIR New Voices Honorable Mention. Andrea is a Transom Radio Workshop alum, a VONA/Voices writer, and received her MFA in creative writing at the University of California, Riverside, and B.A. in German studies at Scripps College. When not playing soccer or chatting with her cat, Andrea tames a menagerie of plants.