Jimmy Gutierrez

Jimmy Gutierrez
JSK Community Impact Fellow
engagement manager, News414
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Jimmy Gutierrez is a JSK Community Impact Fellow and is the engagement manager for News414, a collaboration between three nonprofit newsrooms: Wisconsin Center for Investigative Justice, Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service, and Outlier Media. He is connecting with Milwaukee residents to respond to their information needs and generate news coverage that addresses their concerns. A veteran public affairs journalist, Gutierrez still reports in his current role spotting trends of information gaps during COVID-19. Before leading this service journalism project, he worked at New Hampshire Public Radio for four years. There he was a reporter and radio producer working on broadcast radio as well as their in-house podcasts, including launching, co-hosting and producing “The Second Greatest Show on Earth,” which provided a platform for listener questions and engagement. Gutierrez also worked as a firefighter in Milwaukee’s fire department, where he led a multimedia campaign on firefighter health and wellness.