About the Author
Carol Miers is an online writer and journalist, who has been working from South West France since 2009. Previously writing for www.landscapejuice.com she has also contributed to the Connexions, an English language paper in France. She also contributes occasionally to www.thisfrenchlife.com.
While in the UK Carol Miers was, for a short time, a secondary teacher in the inner cities in Design Technology electronics. Previous to that she was a broadcast engineer in BBC News and Current Affairs, London and Wales.
Over some years Carol Miers mainly focused upon radio production, including spells in local radio (Riverside FM ) writing, presenting, producing, interviewing and editing and a summer with NPR Knoxville, USA.
She attended the Data Journalism bootcamp at CIJ City with David Donald, Centre for Public Integrity, in April 2012.