Clare Edlund

Multimedia Journalist
Quincy, Illinois
Clare Edlund

Clare Edlund is a Multimedia Journalist for WGEM News. The Florida native holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism from DePaul University.

Before joining WGEM News, Clare ventured on a nomadic path overseas to Thailand and unexpectedly became an English teacher. From there, she was accepted to the DocNomads’s Joint Master’s in documentary directing program based in Europe and she directed and produced several documentaries overseas in Lisbon, Budapest, and Brussels.

She is happy to have the opportunity to tell more stories at WGEM News. If you have an idea you wish to share, please email Clare at

In her free time, Clare enjoys the simple pleasures in life such as journaling, sipping on strong coffee, and surrounding herself with good people.