Noelia Ortiz was born and raised in Springfield, Massachusetts. She got her Bachelor of Arts in New Media from American International College in her hometown with a concentration in broadcasting.
While attending she had her first community access internship at Connecticut Public Television in Hartford, CT. One of her roles was to teach students from the Journalism and Media Academy about videography, still photography, and editing.
Since then she has also interned at Focus Springfield Community Television, worked as a reporter, Multimedia education specialist, Videographer, and Editor.
In 2017 Noelia received her Master of Science in Journalism from Quinnipiac University in Hamden, CT.