Annie Mehl is the education reporter at the Daily Times Herald. She has won a variety of awards for her reporting on education, features and other topics in addition to columns, including two statewide Young Journalist awards in Iowa.
Originally from northern California, Mehl moved to Colorado as a teenager and graduated from the University of Colorado Boulder in 2016 with degrees in journalism and French. She began her first full-time reporting position at the Times Herald in June of 2017.
A travel enthusiast, Mehl has visited more than 10 countries and spent time living in the south of France. One day, she plans to move back. Other hobbies she indulges in include running, drinking craft beer, watching horror films and spending time with family, friends and two pugs.
Follow her on Twitter at @annie_mehl, and contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org or 712-792-3573.