Arvelisse Ruby Bonilla Ramos
Born in Jayuya, Puerto Rico
She currently lives and works in Queens, New York

The Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism at CUNY, NYC
Master of Arts, Journalism
Bilingual Program + Business & Economics (2023)

Universidad del Sagrado Corazón, Santurce, Puerto Rico    
B.A. in Journalism
Minor concentration in telecommunications (2011)


Puerto Rico-born and raised Arvelisse Bonilla Ramos is a bilingual business reporter with an interest in covering companies, tech, culture, and finance. She is interested in exploring the stories where business and finance intersect with everyday life. 

As a multi-disciplinary creative, she also has a strong interest in music, literature, art, and design and their respective impacts and influences across diverse demographics and spaces.

A recent graduate of the Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism at CUNY with dual concentrations in Bilingual Journalism and Business and Economics Reporting. Her work has been featured in Ad Age, El Nuevo Día, Remezcla, Alt Citizen, and NYCity News Service.

Arvelisse enjoys photography, reading, and playing music in her spare time.


  • Arc XP Content
  • Adode Suite: Photoshop, Premiere Pro, Lightroom, Illustrator, InDesign, Acrobat
  • Avid Pro Tools
  • Microsoft: MS Word, Power Point, Excel, Outlook
  • Google: Docs, Sheets, Slides, Analytics
  • Mac OSX
  • Drupal
  • Canva
  • Website: Cargo, Squarespace, GoDaddy
  • Social Media: Later, Facebook Business Manager, Facebook, Instagram
Hardware: Fujifilm X100F, Nikon F100, Shure MV88
Languages: Spanish (Native), English (Fluent)
Member: National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ)

  • Reporting and writing
  • Research
  • Fact-checking
  • Audio & video editing
  • Content creation
  • Creative strategy
  • Social media
  • Copywriting