Andrea Valencia

Translator / Interpreter

Andrea was born and raised in Mexico City, where she graduated as a translator/interpreter. She has been working with Mission Local since 2009 translating content for the Spanish page. Also lives in the Mission, does some reporting, social media and enjoys taking photos and training people that want to contribute to Mission Local.

Stories by Andrea

Be Upright and Alert, or Get Out

It’s not just disruptive, it’s a misunderstanding that people walking to BART to get to work just don’t get. The BART plazas have a wide open space...

Pal’s Take Away Returns Home

After a year operating during lunchtime at La Movida on 24th Street near Folsom, Pal’s Take Away is returning to its original location in Tony’s...

Savage Cave in the Mission

Adam Savage from the popular show Mythbusters has a secret man-cave (or workshop) in the Mission where he keeps costumes, a pool table, multiple Burning-Manesque...