Anne McIlroy worked as a journalist for more than 25 years, including stints as the science reporter and parliamentary bureau chief for the Globe and Mail.
Feature Writer
Bernard Simon is a freelance writer who previously spent 17 years as Canada correspondent for the Financial Times. He has also been a regular correspondent for the New York Times, The Economist and US News & World Report, among others.
Feature Writer
Brenda Bouw is a freelance writer and editor, as well as an author and ghostwriter based in Vancouver. She has more than 20 years of experience as a business reporter, including at the Globe and Mail, Canadian Press and the Financial Post.
Feature Writer
Chris Turner is author of the bestsellers The War on Science and The Leap: How to Survive and Thrive in the Sustainable Economy. His reporting on energy and sustainability issues appears regularly in The Walrus, the Globe and Mail and Canadian Geographic.
Contributing editor
Jeremy is a contributing editor at Corporate Knights Magazine. He previously served as the editor-in-chief from 2015-2018. In 2013, he was named a Mining Country Fellow by the Institute for Journalism and Natural Resources.
John Cook is a registered portfolio manager and venture investor focused on businesses whose products and services address resource scarcity and ecological challenges. He is currently President and CEO of Greenchip Financial.
Green Building columnist
John Lorinc is a Toronto-based journalist and author specializing in urban issues, business, and culture. He has written for various publications including The Walrus, The Globe and Mail and Spacing. John has won numerous National Magazine Awards.
Kerry Freek previously served as the founding editor of Water Canada, and is the co-author of Flood Forecast: Climate Risk and Resiliency in Canada.
Book Reviewer
Lloyd Alter is managing editor of environmental news site TreeHugger. He has been an architect, developer, inventor, prefab promoter, and writes for the website Planet Green. Lloyd also teaches sustainable design at Ryerson University in Toronto.
Marc Gunther is a veteran journalist, speaker, and writer whose focus is business and sustainability. Marc is editor at large of Guardian Sustainable Business US and a contributor at FORTUNE magazine. He’s also a husband and father, a lover of the outdoors and a marathon runner.
Melissa Shin is deputy editor of Advisor Group. Before joining the team in 2011, Melissa was managing editor of Corporate Knights. She was awarded a Great Waters Fellowship by the Institute for Journalism and Natural Resources in 2010 and is a graduate of the Schulich School of Business at York University.
Research under the microscope
Naomi Buck is a Toronto-based freelance writer who lived for many years in Berlin. She has written for the Globe and Mail, The Walrus, Toronto Life, and Spiegel Online, and has been nominated for a National Magazine Award.
Nathalie Chalifour is co-director of the Centre for Environmental Law and Global Sustainability at the University of Ottawa.
Peter Gorrie is a Toronto-based freelance writer and editor who has covered environmental issues for more than 30 years, with a focus on climate change, biodiversity, renewable energy and the North.
Rachel Pulfer is currently on leave as executive director of Journalists for Human Rights, an international media development charity and non-governmental organization. Prior to joining JHR, she was a Canadian Journalism Fellow at Massey College and U.S. correspondent and columnist for Canadian Business magazine.
Roberta Staley is a Vancouver-based author, magazine editor and writer and filmmaker.
Women in leadership
Sheima Benembarek is a Toronto-based freelance journalist and the business development lead at Corporate Knights magazine. She has held various positions in Toronto’s magazine industry, including a fellowship at The Walrus.
Tech Savvy
Tech Savvy writer Stephen Lacey is senior editor at Greentech Media. Previously, he worked as a reporter/editor for Climate Progress, and was an editor/producer with
Susan Goldberg is an award-winning freelance writer, editor, blogger and essayist. She is coeditor of the anthology And Baby Makes More: Known Donors, Queer Parents & Our Unexpected Families.
Publisher's note
Toby is the CEO and co-founder of Corporate Knights Inc. and publisher of Corporate Knights Magazine. He spearheaded the first global ranking of the world’s 100 most sustainable corporations in 2005, and in 2007 coined the term “clean capitalism.”
Cleantech and more
Ucilia Wang is a California-based freelance journalist who writes about technology and the environment. She was previously the associate editor at Greentech Media and a staff writer covering the semiconductor industry at Red Herring.