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Liz Brazile

Deputy Online Managing Editor


As KUOW's Deputy Online Managing Editor, Liz helps oversee the newsroom's daily web coverage and digital news strategy. She also edits and reports stories for

Liz is among 10 journalists selected by ProPublica in 2024 to undergo the outlet's rigorous Investigative Editor Training Program. She's under ProPublica's mentorship through 2025.

Liz joined KUOW in January 2020 as an Online Editor/Producer. Prior to that, Liz covered education for Crosscut/KCTS 9. She is also an alumna of YES! Magazine, WLWT-TV, and The Cincinnati Herald. Liz currently sits on the board of the Seattle Association of Black Journalists as Senior Vice President.

Liz was born and raised in Cincinnati, OH. A violinist, Liz originally started her college career thinking she'd become a music teacher. But after befriending a journalism major at the University of Cincinnati, she was inspired to pursue a career in news instead.

When she's not busy with the news, Liz enjoys roller skating, exploring new places, working out, and doting on her Yorkie.

Location: Seattle

Languages Spoken: English

Pronouns: she/her/hers

Professional Affiliations: Seattle Association of Black Journalists; National Association of Black Journalists; Investigative Reporters and Editors; and Ida B. Wells Society