Michelle Sartor Lang has worked in the news industry since 2007, first at North Jersey Media Group for several of the company’s weekly newspapers and then as a local editor for a hyper-local Patch news website in Bergen County. She has covered stories on a variety of topics including local government happenings, education issues, breaking news events and individual profiles. She also has experience taking and editing photos and videos. Lang got her start writing professionally for a trade magazine based in Ramsey. She attended Muhlenberg College in Allentown, Pa. where she served as news editor for the campus newspaper and is a lifelong resident of New Jersey.