Aalia Shaheed joined Fox News Channel in 2013 and currently serves as an Ailes Junior Reporter in Tucson, Arizona. Prior to joining FNC, she worked as an intern for NBC News and the American Red Cross.
Shaheed graduated from the University of Georgia in May 2013 with Bachelor’s degrees in Broadcast Journalism and Spanish.
During her time at the University of Georgia, she served as an anchor and reporter for Grady NewSource, a live student-run news program. Shaheed also helped create Noticiero Grady, the University’s first-ever Spanish language television news program.
The daughter of a Muslim-American father and a Christian mother, Aalia considers herself lucky to have been raised by two people who educated her about their respective cultures, but allowed her to become her own person. Aalia loves to cook, kick-box, meet new people and cheer for the Atlanta Falcons.