Angela Owens is a multimedia assistant at STAT. She previously worked as a staff photographer for the Daily Item in Lynn, Mass., and a photo intern for the Boston Bruins. Angela earned a BS in business administration from North Carolina State University before attending Boston University for a master's in photojournalism. She also studied documentary photography at the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University and has a social media certification from the Poynter Institute. Angela enjoys music and is working toward her lofty goal of petting every dog in the world.