Janet Perez

Florence and Queen Creek News Editor

Posted 10/25/20

News Editor

Florence &

Queen Creek


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Janet Perez

Florence and Queen Creek News Editor



Janet Perez has been a reporter and editor in Texas and Arizona for more than 30 years.

She has worked in newspapers, magazines, television, radio and websites.

She also served as director of communications for Baylor Law School and ASU Law School.

Her work has appeared in the Chicago Tribune, New York Times, Hispanic Business Magazine and more.

Janet was born and raised in El Paso, Texas, and moved to Phoenix in 1992.