Olivia Hancock

Olivia Hancock

Lives In

Atlanta, Georgia

Education

  • Georgia State University

Experience

Olivia fell in love with journalism as a young girl growing up in Connecticut, where she spent countless hours writing stories and flipping through magazines. She began gaining editorial experience during high school by writing for local lifestyle and entertainment publications. During the summer of 2019, Olivia worked as an editorial intern for Byrdie — which confirmed her passion for beauty journalism. As a writer, her mission is to amplify diversity and representation in beauty. 

Olivia's writing has also appeared in Atlanta Magazine, xoNecole, and 21Ninety, Her Campus, and other publications. 

Education

Olivia is currently pursuing a B.A. in Journalism at Georgia State University with a minor in African-American Studies. 

About Byrdie and Dotdash

Byrdie is part of the Dotdash publishing family. For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone and, most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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