After 11 years of bringing you local reporting, the team behind the Vancouver Observer has moved on to Canada's National Observer. You can follow Vancouver culture reporting over there from now on. Thank you for all your support over the years!
Alexis Stoymenoff is a journalist and editor based in Vancouver. Originally from Markham, Ontario, she moved to the West Coast and graduated with a Master's in Journalism at the University of British Columbia. Over the past few years she's worked in various media including print, online, radio and documentary. She has traveled to India and Thailand for documentary film projects, but now dedicates most of her time to local and community news in the Lower Mainland.