Kiara Smith joined the 22News team in March 2023 as a multimedia journalist. Prior to joining the WWLP Team, Kiara received her bachelor’s in journalism with a minor in Communication and Media Studies at Southern Connecticut State University. She then decided to further her studies and received a master’s degree in Broadcast Journalism at Boston University.
During college, she was a member of the Omicron Delta Kappa National Honors Society. Kiara was very involved with campus media. She reported, anchored, and directed productions for the university’s television station. She also reported for Boston Neighborhood Network and interned at WSB-TV Atlanta and WCVB-TV Boston.
Kiara is a Connecticut native and is excited for her journey at WWLP. She looks forward to connecting with the community and learning more about the Pioneer Valley.
In her free time, she loves to workout, travel and spend time with family and friends.