Speaker profile

Jesus Sanchez

Jesus Sanchez has worked as a newspaper journalist and blogger for nearly 25 years, reporting primarily on business news for such publications as USA Today and the Los Angeles Times.  After covering a variety of beats for the Times’ Business Section, Sanchez served as one of the newsroom’s first online reporters. He now publishes a community-based news blog, The Eastsider LA. Sanchez  studied journalism at East Los Angeles College and received his bachelors degree from Cal State Long Beach, where he majored in business.