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Columnists

Theatre

David Lennam  - is a writer, producer, and television host from Victoria. Additional to his regular reviews On The Island, David writes on business and the arts for Douglas magazine.

Monica Prendergast  - completed both her Master's and PhD programs at the University of Victoria in interdisciplinary studies (theatre and education). In addition to teaching applied theatre at UVIC, Monica also a practicing actor and director who developed and taught the youth audience education program Belfry 101 at Victoria's Belfry Theatre from 1999 to 2006.


Political Panel

 
Martyn Brown - is author of the eBook, Towards A New Government In British Columbia, chief of staff to former Premier Gordon Campbell and a former deputy minister of Tourism, Trade & Investment

Elizabeth Cull is a former NDP cabinet minister and Victoria business owner.


Norman Spector - is an author, a former chief of staff to Prime Minister Brian Mulroney and former deputy minister to B.C. premier Bill Bennett.

 

Workplace Psychology

Dr. Jennifer Newman - received her doctorate degree in Counselling Psychology from the University of British Columbia and practices in Vancouver. She writes a regular column in the Vancouver Sun as well as her weekly contributions to the Early Edition and On The Island on CBC Radio. She also received a Practice of the Profession Award in 2008.