Jan Ross Piedad

Assistant Producer & Texas Station Collaborative Coordinator

Raised in San Antonio, Jan Ross is a graduate of UT Austin’s School of Journalism. Before Texas Public Radio, she interned for the News Desk at NPR Headquarters and the network’s mid-day program, Here & Now. She was a member of Texas Standard’s digital-first web team and interned during the newsmagazine show’s launch in 2015. Jan Ross is a Salzburg Academy on Media & Global Change Fellow, an alum of NPR's Next Generation Radio Project and was selected for the University of Texas System’s Archer Fellowship in Washington, D.C.  

Jan Ross is interested in all things pop culture and global affairs. Her journalistic interests range from issues of social inequality to media commentary. She enjoys travel, podcasts, live music, and sharing the best of film and television. 


Ways to Connect

Courtesy Center Street Publishing

A Texan born and raised, singer-songwriter Roy Orbison got his start in a rockabilly band in high school. 

Public Domain / Negative Space

Web and mobile outlets are now the easiest avenues for crossing off items on holiday shopping lists. 

Courtesy San Antonio AIDS Foundation

This month, San Antonio became the fourteenth municipality in the U.S. to join the Fast Track Cities initiative – an international agreement to accelerate local response to AIDS.

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After weeks of debate in both the House and the Senate, lawmakers in Washington, D.C. are expected to vote on changes to the U.S. tax system this week.

SA Tomorrow

San Antonio's framework for city-wide development through 2040 is now a year into production. What was accomplished in 2017?