Olivia Jaquith Biogarphy
Olivia Jaquith is an award-winning journalist working for ABC 8 NEWS WRIC as a reporter and fill-in anchor. Her experience as a journalist has made Jaquith skilled at writing, reporting, editing, and doing live interviews. She has worked for different audiences across the United States and interviewed public figures like Vice President, Kamala Harris. The journalist has worked in NBC Universal Media, WENY-TV, and as a self-employed writer, producer, and host.
Olivia Jaquith Age and Family
Olivia is a New York native born on 16th November 199/5. She is a daughter to Rosemarie Perez Jaquith and a sibling to Isabelle and Colton Perez. The family appears to be a mixture of Latin and white roots. Olivia is engaged to her long-time friend. The two could be having their wedding sometime in 2023 or in the future.
Education and Career
Glimpses of becoming a journalist were seen in Niskayuna High School where she was an Editor in Chief for the student-run newspaper, The Warrior. She depicted the same zeal at Marist College where she was doing a degree in sports communication. Olivia was a member of the Television Club and the Marist College Communication Arts Society.
In her sophomore, she interned at Times Union as an editorial intern who fast-checked the blogs, summarized opinion pieces, and published blog posts for a special show called Saratoga. In her junior, Olivia interned at CBS6 in the sports department. She rejoined the Time Union in her senior year as a sports intern who assisted the nations with writing and filming athletic events.
Her first major employment post-graduation was working as an air production intern doing on-air promotions. She worked her way to becoming the on-air production assistant who managed communications, promo editing, training interns, and hiring them. Olivia worked there for 2 years before joining WENY-TV in Elimira as a morning anchor and producer.
There, Jaquith wrote news, broke news, wrote and recorded radio headlines, conducted interviews, and scheduled social media posts. The journalist served at the station for 1 and a half years before becoming a digital multi-media journalist for 8 News. She engaged with online audiences on social media, optimized content on the web and social media, did in-depth videos and web stories, and wrote packages.
After 1 year Olivia was promoted to reporter. She has had the privilege to interview vice president Kamala Harris about the struggles of small businesses. Olivia has also done a report on strategies Richmond leaders are using to curb gun violence.
Olivia Jaquith Achievements
While working for NBC Universal Media, Olivia got a GEM award. Olivia is not only living in her dreams but also a role model to upcoming journalists.
When she is not working, she spent time with friends, church members, and her fiance. As a person in a career, Olivia comfortably affords her way in life. She gets a salary of approximately $50,000 per year.