Emily Ernsberger

Emily Ernsberger

Law and policy
Fact Checker
Indiana University


  • Former local government reporter at the Herald-Times in Bloomington, Indiana
  • Former editor at the Ellettsville Journal
  • Former government reporter at the Times-Mail in Bedford, Indiana


Emily is a former newspaper reporter with an extensive background covering local government and court cases. She has won awards from the Society of Professional Journalists for court case coverage, feature writing and health news. Such cases she covered included free speech policy and eminent domain. She has also worked in law firms, typing contracts, wills and memos for attorneys, making her well-versed in finding law, policy and financial information.

 She is a 2017 graduate of Indiana University, with dual degrees in journalism and political science.


Emily received Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Political Science from Indiana University