Trustees of The Jack Webster FoundationSince its inception, the Foundation has sought and achieved broad support from the media and community at large. It has done so through the volunteer efforts of individuals drawn from a cross-section of the community who work to uphold the independence and integrity of the Foundation and its activities. Special thanks to the Foundation's Trustees for their dedication to the mission of the Jack Webster Foundation, to recognize and encourage excellent in journalism.
We welcome the following new trustees in 2018:
Nancy Knickerbocker, Director, Communications & Campaigns, BC Teachers' Federation
Farid Rohani, President, Niaz Holdings Ltd.
Foundation board retirements in 2018 include Andy Smith and Brad Zubyk.
Dan Burnett, QC
Jack Webster, QC
The Board of Trustees comprises a group of community-minded individuals with backgrounds in business, law, finance, the media, community service and others. The Jury Panel is composed of journalists and lay members. The adjudication process is completely independent of the Trustees.