Kim Bojórquez is an audience strategist and reporter for the Deseret News. Originally from Los Angeles, she graduated from Utah Valley University with a B.A. in journalism and minor in Latin American studies. She was the editor in chief of her college newspaper, the UVU Review, when she was named a recipient of the 2018 Utah SPJ Sunshine Award for advocating for open records practices. Kim currently serves on the Utah SPJ board.
Hispanic workers are losing jobs and pay faster than the nation as a whole, and Utah, home to an estimated 450,000 Latinos, isn’t immune from the trend.