National Online Journalist — Features
Jane Gerster is a features reporter with Global News.
Until June 2018, she was a health reporter for the Winnipeg Free Press. Her reporting has appeared in The Wall Street Journal, VICE, the Toronto Star, Daily Xtra and other outlets. She has an MFA in narrative nonfiction writing from Baltimore’s Goucher College and a Bachelor of Journalism degree from Carleton University.
Jane won the Goff Penny award as one of Canada’s best young journalists in 2016 and her work has been shortlisted for several other awards. She was a 2018 Logan Nonfiction Fellow with the Carey Institute for Global Good and a 2019 Kiplinger fellow.