Gabrielle Muñoz joined the Texas Standard in 2022 as managing editor, overseeing the show’s digital distribution and strategy. Born and raised in Austin, she attended Pflugerville public schools and the University of Texas, where she studied journalism. She started her career at the Austin American-Statesman, working a variety of roles, including copy editor/designer and digital news editor, and was a regional digital manager for the USA TODAY Network prior to joining the Standard.

Gabrielle finds joy in running along Lady Bird Lake in the morning, shopping for new plants, making her way through an ever-growing TBR list, visiting state/national parks and traveling as much as possible.