Allison Herrera joined KOSU in November 2015 as co-creator of Invisible Nations, a project exploring modern Native culture in Oklahoma.
Herrera recently served as the editor of the award-winning online publication the Twin Cities Daily Planet. Since earning a B.A. from the Evergreen State College in Olympia, Washington, she has worked as a radio and video producer for Twin Cities Public Television, Ampers, KFAI, KSMQ, and several others.
She recently worked with KBFT radio on the Bois Forte Band of Chippewa reservation in northern Minnesota to produce a series of shows about art, culture, history and the environment.
Allison is currently completing a documentary about Ojibwe painter Jim Denomie and lives in Minneapolis with her daughter, Anna.