Anna Davalos

Chief Storyteller

Multi-talented, Emmy-award-winning producer with more than 20 years of experience in broadcast and online-media.

Anna Davalos is the Chief Storyteller at Alejo Media. (i.e. Owner, CEO and Decision maker) Anna is a multi-talented, Emmy-award-winning producer with more than 20 years of experience in broadcast and online-media; a well-seasoned expert in video production techniques, and NLEs editor. Anna began her career as a small-market producer before working her way up to national-level assignments—along the way, receiving an Emmy for “Best Newscast.” During an eight-year stint as a freelance producer, she was intricately involved in the writing, producing, editing and other elements of a wide variety of television and cable network news productions, which include an extensive range of stories with historical import, such as Papal visits, presidential inaugurals, the Olympics. In February 2006, Anna took her storytelling skills to an online platform—joining the Associated Press Online Video Network. There, she and her team developed, wrote and edited stories for distribution to hundreds of websites across the country. Before launching Alejo Media, in 2011, Anna was the Executive Producer at the nationally syndicated EnergyNOW!, overseeing a team of production professionals who produced a 30-minute, weekly news magazine on energy and environmental issues on Bloomberg Television.

At Alejo Media, Anna and her team write, produce and create marketing videos for corporations, non-profits and individuals. Learning about companies, what they do, and finding the right way to show their story is a passion and something new with each client. Anna also produced education media, working with some of the country’s best university professors on topics ranging from life in the biblical era to world explorers and best-selling authors. Learning should never end when you get your degree!

She has also produced a comedy series, “Pushers”, with the creators, two pharmaceutical reps who based the show on their crazy, antic-filled days. Anna graduated from the University of Kansas with a degree in Broadcast Journalism. Anna also serves as a guest lecturer at Georgetown University and the University of Oklahoma, sits on a number of business boards of directors and is a member of the Producers Guild of America.

Speaking Engagement

Anna Davalos has given speeches and lectures to professionals and future journalists. She is an expert on using video for business, storytelling and video trends. Contact us to add Anna to your speakers list.