Born in raised in Mexico City, Juan Conteras has taught in the School of Communication at The University of Akron since 2007 and has worked as the General Manager of Z-TV since the Fall of 2014. He obtained his undergraduate degree from Anahuac University in Mexico City and worked in the Mexican television industry before moving to Akron to pursue his master’s degree in Communication. In addition to working as the GM in Z-TV, Juan teaches video production and social media in the School of Communication. He wishes for all of his students to grow and succeed. In his free time, he enjoys movies, video games, running, and astronomy.
“Do what you love and you’ll never work a day in your life.”