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Below, you will find a alphabetized list of CBC personalities. To search for personality simply click on the appropriate letter in the alphabet line provided. For example, if you would like to read about Evan Solomon, simple click on the letter "S" to read the listings for people whose surnames start with letter "S".


Amy Smith
Host | CBC News Nova Scotia
Host | CBC News Maritimes at 11

Amy Smith is the host of CBC News: Halifax at 5:30 and CBC News: Maritimes at 11. Amy joined the CBC News team in the Maritimes in 2009 after fifteen years with the Chronicle Herald. She worked as legislative reporter and Sunday columnist (The Howe Room) and has covered City Hall, the courts, Nova Scotia labour as well as general news. Amy has an impressive roster of interviews under her belt. In addition to federal and provincial political leaders, she had the opportunity to interview Condoleezza Rice in 2006. She has covered every provincial and federal election in Nova Scotia since 1997 and is a recipient of a 2002 journalism award in enterprise reporting on a series about the Sydney Tar Ponds. Amy grew up in Nova Scotia and is a graduate from the School of Journalism at the University of King's College in Halifax.