Johnsen Del Rosario (he/him)
Senior Program Coordinator
Johnsen joined The kNOw Youth Media as a youth reporter in 2015, writing on health and justice issues in the community. As a reporter, he wrote the graphic novel, “How Did We Get Here? Fresno”, an in-depth look at how Fresno’s political, social, racial, and economic history shaped the city of Fresno to what it is today. With a strong passion for youth development, youth voice, and community health, Johnsen became staff in 2018 and now coordinates The kNOw Youth Media as a Senior Program Coordinator. Johnsen graduated with a degree in Mass Communications and Journalism from California State University, Fresno and was part of Fusion’s Rise Up: Be Heard journalism fellowship in 2017.
Kody Stoebig (she/her)
Kody first joined The kNOw Youth Media as a youth mentor in 2014, creating content and mentoring younger reporters, and was then hired on as a part-time staff. In this role, she excelled in graphics and social media. Since then, she has become The kNOw’s Program Manager & Editor and leads The kNOw, now a program of Youth Leadership Institute, in providing young people with the tools they need to tell their stories and the stories of their communities. With a passion for personal narratives and youth voice, Kody leads the youth reporters of The kNOw in creating passionate and crucial change throughout Fresno. Kody graduated with a degree in Communication: Media and Film from Fresno Pacific University and was a part of the inaugural Fusion Rise Up: Be Heard fellowship program in 2016.