María Luisa Paúl
Morning Mix reporter
Education: University of Notre Dame, BA in political science and economics
María Luisa Paúl is a reporter on The Washington Post's Morning Mix team. Paul hails from Caracas, Venezuela. She first joined The Post as an intern on the General Assignment desk and has previously reported at the Miami Herald and el Nuevo Herald. In 2021, Paúl graduated from the University of Notre Dame, receiving degrees in political science and economics, with a minor in journalism, ethics and democracy. At Notre Dame, she served as talent and inclusion director, news writer and podcast host for the Observer, the university's independent, student-run newspaper.