Candace Manriquez Wrenn

Candace Manriquez

Candace Manriquez Wrenn is currently the director and an associate producer for the Marketplace Morning Report, which has an audience of more than 10 million listeners, according to Nielsen Audio.  She previously worked at American Public Media’s Marketplace as an associate producer. There, she produced interviews, wrote and edited copy, and edited audio for the national daily broadcast. She has also worked in reality TV and late-night entertainment TV, with the Jimmy Kimmel Live Show.

Candace joined the Department of Journalism & Public Relations in 2018.  Before coming to Long Beach, she taught at the University of Arizona’s School of Information and in the Maricopa County Community College District, specializing in interpersonal and intercultural communication, collaborating in online communities, and small group communication.