Rocio Ortega

Rocio Ortega is a Mexican journalist with over 18 years of experience currently working as a columnist for the Texas-based Fort Worth Star Telegram Spanish edition, La Estrella. She was also a Texas-based correspondent for the Mexican newspapers, El Norte and Reforma. Rocio received her Masters in journalism and communication from the University of Texas at Austin and is currently a PhD candidate on gender studies at the Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain.

She is the Public Relations and Communications Coordinator for the Centro de Transporte Sustenable-WRI (Center of Sustainable Transportation) that unites government, community, academia and civil society in an effort to identify, create, solve and evaluate solutions for sustainable urban transportation in Mexico’s cities.