She has also worked as a consultant, writer, editor and speaker at News 101, LLC in Brooklyn, NY. She was also a talent lab editor at Quartz and has served as director of content operations and East Coast editor at Youth Radio in Brooklyn, NY.
She has also worked at USA Today and The New York Times.
She was also founder and editor-in-chief of Kicker, a digital news startup.
Ojalvo has a B.A. from Lafayette College and an M.A. from the University of Delaware. She has another M.A. from New York University.