Elizabeth Lee is a multimedia correspondent for Voice of America based in Los Angeles. She shoots, writes, edits and reports on technology and the diaspora communities from throughout Asia. With VOA and throughout her television career spanning more than 20 years, she has covered breaking news, especially natural disasters, such as floods in the Midwest and the aftermath of hurricanes along the Gulf Coast. Prior to VOA, Lee worked in local news with NBC and CW affiliates, where she covered the Space Shuttle Columbia disaster from Houston, the immigrant situation from the Texas-Mexico border and Cross-Straits relations from Taiwan. Lee is an FAA-certified drone pilot. She holds a bachelor’s degree in political science and English from Wellesley College.
The U.S. President expects rough weeks ahead in the fight against the coronavirus as the number of people who die will likely increase. At the same time, White House officials says they are also hopeful that they will start seeing a stabilization of cases across large metropolitan areas where the outbreak began. VOA's Elizabeth Lee has the details on what the U.S. military is doing to help fight the disease.