Janel Garcia

A dynamic journalist, Janel Yglesias is a former Univision Houston news reporter for the prime-time newscasts. She started her career in communications in 2012 at Telemundo Network in Miami, FL. In 2013, she moved to Houston, TX where she excelled as a news reporter and a fill-in anchor. Throughout her career, Yglesias has distinguished herself as an influential and credible journalist serving the Hispanic community at the local and national level. During her years as a reporter, Yglesias was in charge of covering special news such as the death of Cuba’s dictator – Fidel Castro, Super Bowl LI, Hurricane Harvey and the Houston Astros World Series win, among others. Her work has taken her to be nominated four times to the Lone Star Emmy Awards. Recently, Janel Yglesias won the 2018 Sylvan Rodriguez ‘Best Houston Reporter Award’. Aside from her journalist career, Yglesias also has close to ten years of experience in the public relations and marketing field.