Emily Mertz has worked with Global Edmonton for six years. She is an Online Producer.
Before coming to Edmonton to pursue her University education, Emily lived in Ontario.
She has a BA (Hons) in English from the University of Alberta. Emily studied non-fiction writing during her four years, and also wrote for the school newspaper, ‘The Gateway.’
After graduation, she was hired as a writer for Global News in Edmonton. Since then, she has worked as an assignment editor, producer and is now excited to be part of the online team.
Emily also enjoys travelling, making the most of Edmonton’s summer months, and spending time with her family and friends.
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