About Us

Your Community News Team

Publisher
Dwayne Weidendorf
1-604-542-7412
Dwayne Weidendorf has been a publisher in the newspaper business for more than 20 years. In addition to currently serving as publisher of The Leader, Weidendorf, on behalf of Black Press, oversees the newspaper chain's press facilities in North Delta and publication of The Yukon News.
     

Black Press
     
Editor
Samantha Anderson
604-575-2400
     
Contributor
Contributed
     
Freelance Writer
Frank Bucholtz
     
Graphic artist, Freelance Reporter
Marla Poirier
604-575-2206
     
Columnist
Tom Greentree
     
Jennifer  Lang Former Editor
Jennifer Lang
604-575-2400
Jennifer Lang has been the editor of the Cloverdale Reporter since September 2009. She spent a decade as a reporter in northwest B.C. before returning to the Lower Mainland.
     
Ursula  Maxwell-Lewis Columnist
Ursula Maxwell-Lewis
Ursula Maxwell-Lewis founded the Cloverdale Reporter News in August 1996, and sold the Reporter to Black Press Group Inc. in March, 2008. She remained on staff as Managing Editor. Born in Scotland, educated in Britain, Canada, Europe and South Africa, she joined the editorial staff of the Benoni City Times, South Africa (Amalgamated Press), and worked as a journalist in Britain, Canada, and South Africa, with travel assignments worldwide. She is co-founder and director/treasurer of the Surrey International Writers' Conference (www.SiWC.ca), a director of theTravel Media Association of Canada and has been active in the City of Surrey arts and business community since 1977.
     
Shaulene  Burkette Advertising Manager
Shaulene Burkette
604-575-5326
     
Reporter
Lauren Collins
     
Regan Hasegawa
     
Cynthia  Dunsmore Advertising consultant
Cynthia Dunsmore
604-575-2423
     
Reporter
Tyler Orton
     
Columnist
Dawn Carson
     
Reporter
Kristine Salzmann
     
Reporter
Kolby Solinsky
     
Editorial
Editorial
     
Reporter
Jeff Nagel
Jeff Nagel is a regional reporter for Black Press.
     
Reporter
Staff Writer
     
Tricia Leslie
     
Lorene Keitch
     
Reporter
Rick Kupchuk
     
Reporter/photographer
Boaz Joseph
     
Contributor
Scott Elliott