Olivia Smith is a reporter/producer at ABC News, where she works on original content across all media platforms. As a general assignment and national reporter for digital, she covers a wide range of topics. She has worked on stories for several media organizations throughout her career, including CNN, CNNMoney, 60 Minutes, Al Jazeera, NY1 News and the Columbia Journalism Review.
At ABC News, Smith writes, shoots, edits, reports, hosts, presents and produces. She focuses on using innovative methods to create visual stories for digital audiences. Smith does everything from producing in-depth magazine-style and documentary pieces, to being a correspondent for live reports and segments, to experimenting with new technology for storytelling. She earned her master’s degree from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, and her bachelor’s degree from New York University.