A Passion for Storytelling
Jonathan Mejia is a bilingual (English & Spanish) two-time Emmy award-winning journalist. Mejia has strong passion for news, he believe it gives him the opportunity to serve the community.
Mejia was born and raised in Boston and his parents were born in Honduras -- so growing up he understood the importance of his parent's history and identity. Mejia grew up speaking Spanish at home and every summer visit Honduras.
Mejia realized at an early age that he was meant to serve and help others. Up until his freshman year of college, Mejia was sure that he would be a lawyer. Mejia was a debater in high school and always liked advocating for others.
However, he realized that he could still help and advocate for others, but through a different profession.
That is why he knew clearly that journalism was the path for him. Mejia is an outgoing person, he loves to meet new people and travel. Journalism gives Mejia the opportunity to see new places and learn about different people and cultures. Through journalism, Mejia has been able to travel the world and report on cultural aspects, as well as serious news. Mejia believes there's many ways to tell a story and that is why he enjoys photography and filming travel documentaries for different platforms.