Melissa Lopez-Martinez joined the CTVNews.ca team in 2020. The Toronto-based writer has reported on a variety of general news topics ranging from women’s rights, climate change and the occasional viral pet video.
She is currently completing her Bachelor in Journalism from the University of Guelph-Humber’s joint media studies program with Humber College.
During her university career, Melissa was the campus editor for the independent online publication, The Avro Post. At this publication she covered student elections, campus events and initiated the popular series 'Reading Week in the 6ix.' Melissa’s work has also appeared in the University of Guelph-Humber’s news website, GH360.
Melissa is also a writer and the managing web editor for the online Emerge 2020 Magazine.
Melissa speaks English and Spanish.