Sararosa Davies is a journalist and recent graduate of the University of Oregon 's School of Journalism and Communication. She hails from Saint Paul, Minnesota, and has experience in audio journalism, feature-writing and photography.
She currently serves as an editorial consultant and community contributor for Spooning With Spoonies, a podcast on chronic illness and relationships. She edits episodes and provides audio storytelling direction for its host, Noa Porten.
In 2018, Sararosa was a production assistant at opbmusic in Portland, Oregon, where she had bylines at OPB News and NPR Music.
Before that, she was an arts desk intern at Eugene Weekly in Eugene, Oregon, where she covered everything from local theatre to organic lubricant. Sararosa has also served various positions on the arts and podcast desks at the Daily Emerald, the independent student newspaper at the University of Oregon. Her most recent role at the Emerald was senior podcast editor.
Sararosa was a guest on 89.3 The Current's Local Show in 2016 for her work in the local music scene in Minnesota. She also appeared on Oregon Public Broadcasting's Think Out Loud in 2019 — where she talked about her experiences coping with a chronic illness called Mast Cell Activation Syndrome while in college.
Outside of work and school, Sararosa enjoys cooking, long walks and playing with her dog, Wheeler. She lives in Portland.
You can find her at @humansofhummus on Twitter and Instagram.