Bianca Ramirez

Broadcast Production Manager, Operations

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Bianca Ramirez is Southern California Public Radio's Broadcast Production Manager for the Operations team. She's also SCPR's designated Chief Operator. Before taking on this role in mid-2018, Bianca was a Producer for KPCC’s award-winning newsroom, where she lead and directed local newscasts for Morning Edition with late host Steve Julian and All Things Considered with host Nick Roman.

Ramirez grew up in South Los Angeles and still calls the region her home. A first-generation college graduate, she earned a Bachelors of Arts in Broadcast Journalism, and minor in Business Entrepreneurship at Cal State Long Beach in 2008. That same year, she also joined the KPCC team.

Ramirez's favorite quick-getaway destination is Santa Barbara. (She loves that 72-degree-ocean-breeze weather!)

Stories by Bianca Ramirez

USC, UCLA athletic directors urge sportsmanship at Rose Bowl game

USC and UCLA’s football teams go head to head Saturday at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena. USC and UCLA athletic directors urge fans to exercise sportsmanship.

Wildfire erupts in San Bernardino County

A wildfire erupted Monday in San Bernardino County, shutting down Interstate 15, forcing the evacuation of a community of ranch homes and burning 350 acres so far.

Voice of Santa Anita starts 30th season calling horse racing

The 2012 Breeders' Cup gets underway this weekend at Santa Anita Park. KPCC caught up with Denman as he begins his 30th season as the Voice of Santa Anita.

Free flu shots offered at 4 LAUSD schools

The Los Angeles Unified School District has an ongoing vaccine program for low-income families that may have barriers to health care

Prostate cancer database helps patients avoid complications

A new online database is designed to let patients track the progression of their disease before they seek aggressive treatments.

LAPD utilizes social networks to help identify Grim Sleeper victims

Detectives had previously released the 42 pictures of the women to news outlets but police hope the public can aid them via Facebook and Twitter.

Lightning causes outages in Long Beach

Lightning knocked out service for about two hours Thursday on the Metro Blue line in Long Beach. Rain is in the forecast throughout the day.

LA gallery showcases rare Rolling Stones snapshots (PHOTOS)

Some never-before-exhibited photos of the band are at Dilettante Gallery in downtown L.A. The photos are circa '65, when the band was on a U.S. tour.

47 exposed to pepper spray at Narbonne High (UPDATED)

Paramedics treated 47 of students today at Narbonne High School in the Harbor City area for exposure to pepper spray.

Modern rocketeer flies jet pack to set a world record

Dean O'Malley talks about his 26.2-mile jet pack voyage from Newport Beach to Catalina Island. It took about four hours this weekend.

Wildfire burns 300 acres in remote Riverside County

A wildfire that has charred 300 acres of dry brush in a remote area of Riverside County has injured a firefighter. The fire was reported Saturday.

Carmageddon 2 will limit news helicopter traffic, too

There will be very little news chopper activity over the Sepulveda Pass during Carmageddon Two this weekend.

Touchdown: Space Shuttle Endeavour lands in Los Angeles

Riding piggy-back atop a Boeing 747, the shuttle performed a fly-by at several iconic spots, from Malibu and Santa Monica to the Getty Center, the Griffith Observatory, and Vandenberg Air Force Base.

Knott's ride that left riders dangling Thursday shut down

Investigators determined Thursday that a brake malfunction caused Knott’s Berry Farm’s WindSeeker ride to abruptly shut down yesterday Wednesday.

Weather delays shuttle Endeavour's final flight

The weather today has held up the space shuttle Endeavour’s flight to Los Angeles for a second time.