Melissa Tait is a visual journalist for The Globe and Mail, based in Toronto. She films, photographs and edits visuals for projects across the organization. Melissa joined The Globe in 2015 after four years at the Winnipeg Free Press, as multimedia editor, and two years at the Waterloo Region Record, as reporter/photographer. She has a diploma in photojournalism from Loyalist College, and a BA in International Development from the University of Guelph.
Melissa has been nominated twice for a National Newspaper Award and has won a number of National Pictures of the Year Awards from the News Photographers Association of Canada.
Years in Journalism11
Years at The Globe and Mail5