Lilia Luciano

Lilia-LucianoLilia is an accomplished journalist, documentary film producer and literacy advocate. A TEDx Speaker, Huffington Post columnist and a One Billion Women Impact mentor, Luciano is currently producing a documentary film featuring the consequences of international Drug Wars in South and Central America as well as a docu-reality series about social entrepreneurship, in partnership with Socialab. She was featured in’s Hour Of Code campaign to bring programming to all classrooms in America. In March 2013, Luciano received a GLAAD award for her work exploring homophobia in Latino cultures.

As a national NBC News correspondent, reporting in both English and Spanish, Lilia led coverage of a number of high-profile news stories reporting for NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams, The Today Show, MSNBC, The Weather Channel, CNBC and Telemundo. Prior to NBC, Lilia spent five years as a correspondent and co-anchor for Univision Networks. She currently lives in Miami, FL.