Liza Javier is a Seattle-based online multimedia journalist. She grew up in Vallejo, California and moved to Seattle in 1985.
She officially began her journalism career in middle school, when the Vallejo Times-Herald published her story about student spirit day.
After attending the University of Washington, she worked as a freelance writer for Seattle newspapers and national publications, covering local news, profiles, features and the arts.
Liza entered online journalism in 2000, working for ABCNEWS.com and later for KING5.com and NWCN.com, where she has covered news in Washington, Oregon and Idaho.
She enjoys camping, biking, playing the drums and anything related to cooking and food.