BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - Olivia LaVoice joined channel 17 as a reporter in December 2015. Olivia wakes up well before the sun comes up to bring you your news everyday on 17 News at Sunrise.
Olivia recently completed getting her masters degree in journalism at the Annenberg school at the University of Southern California. Olivia is a California girl at heart but she's spent some time on other coasts as well. She attended high school in Connecticut and undergrad at Hofstra University in New York.
During her time in New York, Olivia spent her summers interning for the news-magazine series, America Now. Olivia knew she wanted to go into broadcast journalism when she got hooked on Dateline NBC at a young age.
In her spare time Olivia loves watching Dateline NBC, 20/20, and true crime documentaries. She also can't resist a good mystery novel. If you have a story idea for Olivia or just want to say hi, you can email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.