Board of Advisors

The Journalism School is extremely grateful to this group of academics and professionals who volunteer their time to meet with the Director and Faculty in order to provide advice and guidance.

Current members of the Board of Advisors are:

Alexia Bloch

Associate Professor, UBC Department of Anthropology

Wade Grant

Special Advisor to the Premier and former Councillor on the Musqueam Chief and Council

Ian Hanomansing

Reporter, The National, Canadian Broadcasting Corp.

James Ho

President, Mainstream Broadcasting Corp.

Jim Jennings

Globe & Mail General Manager & Associate Publisher British Columbia

Lisa Johnson

CBC News Reporter & Citizen Journalism Editor, UBC Journalism alumna ’04.

Sid Katz

Professor, UBC Pharmacy

Wab Kinew

Acting Associate Vice-President Indigenous, The University of Winnipeg
Correspondent, Aljazeera America’s “Fault Lines”

Vicki Lemieux

UBC Media & Graphics Interdisciplinary Centre (MAGIC) / School of Library, Archival & Information Studies (SLAIS)

Donna Logan

Professor Emerita and Founding Director, UBC Graduate School of Journalism

Minelle Mahtani

Assistant Professor, University of Toronto, Journalism and Geography

Maged Senbel

Assistant Professor, UBC School of Community and Regional Planning (SCARP)

Mike Tippett

CEO, Wantoo