Olivia Aldridge is a Production Assistant for South Carolina Public Radio. She produces radio and web features about flood and hurricane recovery in South Carolina.
Although a Georgia native, Olivia recently graduated from Presbyterian College in Clinton, SC with a Bachelor of Arts in English and Creative Writing. As an undergraduate, Olivia worked in print media as the editor of her college newspaper and a reporting intern for Street Sense newspaper in Washington, D.C. She also worked as an oral historian for the Textile Mill Memory Project, a Mellon Grant-funded project preserving the history of rural SC’s textile mills.
Olivia began at SCPR as an intern in 2016, when she founded the ongoing program Narrative.