Lela Savic

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Founder and Editor-in-Chief, La Converse

Lela Savic is the founding Editor of La Converse, a francophone BIPOC-led community-powered media company. She has worked at La Presse, Métro journal in Montreal, covering politics and human rights and CBC’s investigative show Enquête. She regularly presents lectures on biases and positionality in the media in Canada, the U.S. and Europe. Lela holds a bachelor’s degree in Communications and Psychology from Concordia University and a certificate in Journalism from the University of Montreal. The misrepresentation of her people in the media, the Roma, pushed her into the world of journalism.