Berto Solis serves as a Research Associate at the Center for the Study of Los Angeles. In this capacity, he manages all incoming and outgoing media and communications related to the Center. This includes interfacing with the Center’s various public, private, academic, & news media partners; developing & maintaining the Center’s multimedia content; and ensuring visual & editorial unity across the Center’s print, web, and audio visual materials.
In addition, Berto serves as the Center’s special events coordinator, promoting, planning, and executing Center activities, projects, & events, including televised lectures, open forums, keynote presentations, large-scale research studies, and conferences.
He co-manages 14 student research assistants, delegating to them various communications and events management tasks with an emphasis on practical, hands-on vocational development. Berto received his B.A. in Spanish and Latin American and Iberian Studies from UC Santa Barbara.