Niala Boodhoo is a multimedia reporter for The Miami Herald’s business section. Since 2004, she has covered the economy, agriculture and now writes about social media and does general assignment business reporting. Her multimedia duties also include hosting and producing weekly radio and web video shows. Niala has been a business reporter since 2000, working for the Associated Press, Reuters and the South Florida-Sun Sentinel. A native Miamian who first interned for the Herald in high school, she received her undergraduate degree from Calvin College, and also has a MSJ from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism and an M.A. from FIU’s Latin American and Caribbean Center.