The Coleen Christie talk on mainstream media and fixing the news discusses not only her current position as a news anchor for CTV Vancouver, but about her profession as a broadcast journalist as a whole. The speaker is the anchor of CTV News airing weeknights as well as the co-anchor of CTV News weekdays. Her television experience included working as an on-air host and creative director in Victoria, British Columbia. She has been at CTV Vancouver since 1997. The award-winning anchor received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Victoria in English and History.
The Coleen Christie talk also mentions she got an unusual start in the industry, having previously worked in marketing.