Professional ties

Investigative Researcher for MediaGeode – see tabs for more info

Most recent – UBC affiliated project – 2022 – ethnography, research in anthropology, internet in the Classics.
Political Communicator, Correspondent – International focus regions
CANADA U.S. UK IRELAND AFRICA ASIA Foreign Correspondents Network
(Pay Desk) formerly GRN Live
Lower Island News Society Board of Directors, Member-at-large (until April 4, 2022)
  • wrote an opinion and news column between 2007-2018
  • handled the Newspaper archives project initiative, 2018 to 2022
  • Made LIN – e:LIN! accessible for 12 years
  • enabled LIN to be available as as archive at UNIs
Lower Island News – Archived
  • Created web access & performed web admin (2010-2022)
  • served on the Lower Island News editorial board (2014-2018)

Professional memberships

  • Foreign Press Association (FPA) 2013-2018
  • Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) 2021-2022 WA chapter
  • National Press Club (NPC) – Communicator (2017-2022) and NPC freelancers roster (2019 – )
  •  (CAJ), (SEJ) 2006-2013

Seriously vintage web

Community memberships

“I.O.O.F is the Independent Order of Odd Fellows and I was first woman of two women accepted as an Odd Fellow (formerly women could be only serve as Rebekahs). Monday Weekly Magazine (now out of print) got wind of the change and one of my favourite (former) journalists, Jason Youmans, was given the scoop. He wrote an amusing story on January 11, 2008 here which now ‘stands in the archives of Odd Fellow history’. If MM page is no longer available on-line, contact me 

Seriously Vintage web: Salem News posts

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