Selection Committee

Gene Allen is the Velma Rogers Research Chair and Professor at the Ryerson University School of Journalism. Prior to 2001 he enjoyed an extensive and varied career as a news and documentary producer at CBC Television.

Pauline Couture is an author and communications strategist with a deep background in journalism, broadcasting and the knowledge industries.

Stephen Kimber is an award-winning writer, editor and broadcaster who has taught journalism at the University of King's College in Halifax since 1983.