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Nancy Payne

Editor, Kayak

Degrees:Bachelor of Journalism, Master of Journalism


After graduating, Nancy worked as a producer with CBC Radio Ottawa’s morning show for five years, then switched to freelancing, mostly in print. She edited the Canadian Wildlife Federation’s magazines Canadian Wildlife/Biosphere and WILD (for kids) before becoming the editor of Kayak, Canada’s history magazine for kids, in 2011. She’s also a contributing editor at Kayak’s big sister, Canada’s History magazine, and associate editor with the local newsmagazine The Lindsay Advocate.