Laurel Gregory is Global Edmonton’s Family Matters reporter.
She spearheaded the series after a decade of reporting daily news in all three capitals on the Prairies. Some of her career highlights include covering the Slave Lake wild fires, the Southern Alberta Flood, along with numerous high profile court cases.
In May 2012, Laurel was part of the first Global team to report and mentor journalists in Africa for the Shaw Africa Project.
Laurel graduated with a Bachelor of Journalism Highest Honours from Carleton University in Ottawa. She has been recognized with RDTNA awards for her work in both regional and national categories.
When she isn’t chasing her one-year-old son, Laurel spends her free time trail running, cooking, travelling and trying out new restaurants in Edmonton.
She is also a proud member of Global’s Bust a Move team, which has raised more than $75,000 for breast cancer research in Alberta.