Olivia Dance joined the CNYCentral team as a Multimedia Journalist in June 2019.
She is originally from Maryland where she lived in the suburbs of Washington D.C. Olivia is a recent graduate from The University of Alabama. In college, she earned a double major in News Media and Communications Studies, and graduated with honors.
During her time in college, Olivia interned for three years at the local station, WVUA 23 news. There she began working in production and editing, and then eventually became an on-air multimedia journalist. The summer before her senior year of college she interned at Fox News in New York City. Olivia then eventually became the Fox News Campus Ambassador for the remainder of college.
When she’s not at work Olivia loves to do anything active and adventurous. Some of her favorite outdoor activities include snowboarding, wakeboarding, and hiking. She loves to travel and has had the opportunity to travel to many countries and learn about different cultures. She is also an animal lover and has two dogs of her own.
Olivia has a passion for news and loves telling stories and interacting with the community. She is so excited to join the CNYCentral team, to get to know the community and to meet new people. If you have a news tip or story idea please feel free to email her at email@example.com.