Melissa Gilligan is an online journalist with Global Calgary.
She is a born-and-raised Calgarian who graduated from SAIT in 2006 with a Broadcast News diploma and immediately began working as a news anchor and producer at 660News. After more than five years at the all-news radio station, Melissa left to join Global Calgary in 2012.
Memorable moments in Melissa’s life include interviewing actress and musician Juliette Lewis, meeting chef Gordon Ramsay, and being in a London pub when news of singer Amy Winehouse’s death broke.
She is happily married and the mother of a young daughter.