Sergy Odiduro is a freelance journalist and producer.
Most recently, she was a production assistant for Haiti Journal, a public affairs program on WPBT Channel 2. The monthly program, which covered issues facing the Haitian community in the U.S. and abroad, was produced in partnership with WPBT2 and the Haitian American Professionals Coalition.
Prior to this, Sergy was a community news reporter for Forum Publishing Group, a subsidiary of the Sun Sentinel. While there, she covered four South Florida cities and authored articles on a variety of topics including large scale business and municipal projects, the local arts scene, historical preservation efforts, city commission meetings and environmentally friendly neighborhood based initiatives.
She is an active member of the Society of Professional Journalists and has served in several South Florida-based board positions including vice president of membership. She is also former vice president of print at the South Florida Black Journalists Association, where she also served in numerous board capacities. Currently, she is the president and founder of SPJ’s first Louisiana statewide chapter.
Sergy began her career as an editorial assistant at the Daily Business Review where she covered finance, law and business stories including sales and urban redevelopment, bankruptcy filings, mergers and acquisitions and jury verdicts and settlements.
She graduated from Bernard M. Baruch’s School of Communication in New York with a bachelor’s in journalism. While in school, she was features and op-ed editor for the campus newspaper, The Ticker. She was also a contributor to Dollars and Sense, Baruch College’s Review of Business and Society. Prior to joining the Review, Odiduro interned with Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting (FAIR) and Radio Soleil D’ Haiti, where she produced and hosted a regular English-language news segment.