Board and advisors
Below is a list of current board members and advisors.
- Yuen Ying ChanJournalist and the Founding Director of the Journalism and Media Studies Centre at the University of Hong Kong
- Tracey DurningFilm producer and Founding CEO of Energy Options Network
- Salimah Y. EbrahimJournalist and Co-founder of Artery and Bramble
- Jon FestingerVancouver-based counsel and educator
- Rima HyderHead of Investor Relations at Sportrada
- Scott McIntyreCo-founder of Douglas & McIntyre
- Sirish RaoDirector of Public Engagement and Learning at Vancouver Art Gallery
- Farid RohaniEntrepreneur and community leader
- Anya SchiffrinJournalist and Director of the Technology, Media, and Communications specialization at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs
- Ronald N. SternFounder and President of Stern Partners
- Charles TsaiDirector of Philanthropy and Foresight at the Institute for the Future
- Dana WolfeJournalist and independent media consultant
Our Journalism Advisors are drawn from leaders in the global journalism community who provide advice and guidance.
- Anne ApplebaumColumnist, Washington Post and Slate
- David BeersEditor and Founder of The Tyee
- Andy CarvinManaging editor at the Atlantic Council’s Digital Forensic Research Lab
- Sheila CoronelDirector, Toni Stabile Center for Investigative Journalism.
- Kathryn GretsingerUniversity of British Columbia’s School of Journalism, Writing, and Media
- Richard HarrisFormer Senior Producer, ABC News & NPR
- Bonnie Sherr KleinFilmmaker
- Donatella LorchFormer Director, Knight International Press Fellowship
- Emilio San PedroCoordinating Editor, BBC Monitoring
- Sudarsan RaghavanCorrespondent at large for The Washington Post
- Ahmed RashidAuthor and journalist
- David RohdeAmerican author and National Security Investigations Editor for Reuters, Atlantic Contributing Editor, CNN Contributor.
- Kendyl SalcitoExecutive Director, NomoGaia
- Joel SimonAuthor and Founding Director of the Journalism Protection Initiative at the Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism at City University of New York.
- Susan TalalayProducer and Director
- Salil TripathiAuthor, correspondent, and chair of PEN International’s Writers in Prison Committee