Katherine Mehr

Katherine Mehr has been working in the news/media/publishing industry for over five years. Currently Mehr is the Publisher for Human Resources IQ, an online HR/training magazine and portal for sharing ideas, best practices and solutions within the business community.

Prior to Human Resources IQ Mehr’s roles included reporting for Long Island Newsday, Hicksville Illustrated News and the Westbury Times on local news, crime, politics and human interest/features. She then moved to the production side of the industry as a conference director for the International Quality and Productivity Center (IQPC), which provides business executives with tailored conferences, seminars and training. Mehr’s emphasis was in the pharmaceutical and human capital divisions.

Mehr earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism and communications from St. John’s University, Queens, NY. She has received numerous awards for her written work from the International Society of Poetry and the National Poets Society.

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