Olivia Diaz


Olivia Diaz, a recent graduate of the University of Richmond, will center her reporting for the Pulitzer Center on food insecurity in Detroit, Michigan. Diaz is a crime and public safety reporter for The Post and Courier in Charleston, covering breaking news and criminal justice issues in the Lowcountry region for South Carolina's largest daily newspaper.

During her time at UR, Diaz served as editor-in-chief of The Collegian, the campus's independent student news source. Diaz was also a fellow for the Poynter Institute’s College Media Project, a two-time intern at CBS News and a writer for the Capital News Service.