ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB) - Diamond Davies' last day at KALB was Thursday, June 9. She decided to make a career change and we wish her the best! Before she left, Diamond took time to answer a few questions we had for her.
Q: Tell us about your background.
Diamond: I graduated from Western Kentucky University with a Bachelors of Arts for Broadcast Journalism with a concentration in Television News.
Q: When did you start working for KALB?
Diamond: I started working for KALB in January 2016 as a Multimedia Journalist/Reporter.
Q: Give us a rundown of what your daily routine was at KALB:
Diamond: After I came in, I checked for story ideas, then went on a story shoot. Once I got back to the station I wrote and edited my story.
Q: What is your favorite memory at KALB?.
Diamond: My most memorable moment was when I accidentally got Max and I stuck in a ditch in Natchitoches.
Q: Did do you enjoy working at KALB?
Diamond: Everyday it was something different. The things we covered change, but the people I worked with usually kept a smile on my face.
Q: What are you most passionate about?
Diamond: Inspiring and helping others achieve their goals.
Q: What is your favorite food?
Diamond: Tough question. Mac & Cheese is top 10, but so many other foods came to mind when I read the question.
Q: What are your hobbies?
Diamond: I like to read, watch movies, sewing and other crafts, and sleep.
Q: Describe your work area. Were you messy or neat?
Diamond: I had a thousand Post-Its with different reminders. I’m right in the middle of messy and neat.
Q: What is your favorite color? Do you wear it often?
Diamond: I have three favorite colors - orange, pink, and green. I don’t own a lot of orange, but I can’t go a week without wearing pink.
Q: Tell us a random fun fact about yourself.
Diamond: I know the Alphabet Song backwards.
Q: What is something you want the viewers to really know about you?
Diamond: If you couldn’t tell, I’m only 5’ 4”. I tilt the camera a special way to make myself look taller.
Q: What/Who is your inspiration?
Diamond: My family and friends push me to challenge myself, but I also get inspiration from the Bible, quotes, and the pretty girl in the mirror.
Q: What is your ultimate goal in life?
Diamond: To inspire those around me to see their potential and inspire their growth.
Q: What are some final thoughts you want to leave the viewers/readers with?
Diamond: Share a smile a day to keep the evil away.