Natalie Ruiz-Pérez is a journalist, content producer and video editor based in New York, NY. In the midst of the pandemic, she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Film-Video and a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Penn State University.
Her passion for diverse storytelling has propelled her to work with names such as Showtime Networks, Smithsonian Channel, and Vox Media. Natalie is a fast-paced, team-intensive, and learning-on-the-go type of woman.
Born and raised in Puerto Rico, she takes her PRide in every project, task, and work environment. When she's not working, she's practicing her hobbies which include cooking, sketching, reading, and skateboarding.
She is currently a graduate student at the Columbia Journalism School, focusing on documentary filmmaking.
Skills & Tools
Video Editing, Coloring
Penn State News- November 12, 2019
Written by Nina Trach
MEET VALLEY’S FALL 2019 ENTERTAINMENT SECTION OPENER: NATALIE RUIZ
VALLEY Magazine- Fall 2019
Story by Kelsey Lentz
Photography by Shannon Soboslay