Amanda Luberto was born in California but considers herself a native to the Valley of the Sun. She started as a producer at KJZZ in October 2017, but also interned in the newsroom as a student. She is a proud alumna of Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication.
She has been interested in radio since starting school in 2013. She spent two years as the music director for ASU’s college station, Blaze Radio, and one year as station manager. She spent time as a music programming intern in Washington, D.C., at Sirius XM and as a tech broadcaster for Cronkite News on Arizona PBS. Luberto is dedicated and passionate about quality local storytelling and original content broadcasting.
Luberto also spent years as the co-founder and chapter leader of Arizona State University’s chapter of I Am That Girl, an international women’s empowerment organization focused on the collaboration of women and building self-love. She believes in the strength of women supporting women.
Her favorite podcast episode is This American Life’s “Fermi’s Paradox,” and she highly suggests you listen to it. Off air, you can find Luberto adding to her list of concerts attended, sipping at a local coffee shop or cheering on the Arizona Coyotes.
|Phoenix Conference Opens Door For Women In Tech Conversation||Amanda Luberto||April 29, 2016|
|Arizona's Nonprofits Call For Donations Before Tax Day||Amanda Luberto||April 5, 2016|
|ASU Teams Up With PayPal, Non-Profit To Help Students Pay For College||Amanda Luberto||March 24, 2016|
|Arizona Joins Campaign Providing Access To Free Textbooks||Amanda Luberto||March 3, 2016|
|Flagstaff Returns To Lake Mary Water Supply 5 Months After Contamination||Amanda Luberto||March 1, 2016|
|11,000 College-Aged Voters Register In Maricopa County||Amanda Luberto||Feb. 25, 2016|
|Arizona CEO Turnover Is Part Of National Trend||Amanda Luberto||Feb. 18, 2016|
|Rabbi Gets Escorted From Arizona Council Meeting After Prayer Protest||Amanda Luberto||Feb. 11, 2016|
|Mesa Site Planned For Goldwater Library Gets Slated For New Use||Amanda Luberto||Feb. 4, 2016|
|EDM Artist Diplo Invests In Arizona United Soccer Team||Amanda Luberto||Jan. 28, 2016|
|Amanda Luberto||Amanda Luberto||Jan. 26, 2016|