Jennifer Van Evra is an award-winning Vancouver writer, broadcaster and UBC writing instructor. Her work has appeared in publications including The Globe and Mail, the Vancouver Sun, Vancouver magazine, Metropolis, Mother Jones, International Architecture and Design, Condé Nast, Adweek, Harvard Business Review and many more.
Jennifer has been a CBC reporter and producer for nearly two decades, working on programs including The Early Edition, On The Coast, Sounds Like Canada with Shelagh Rogers, Bunny Watson with Bill Richardson, and q with Tom Power. She has also produced many CBC documentaries, series and specials, and has won several broadcasting awards. Jennifer is a longtime UBC writing instructor, and dozens of her students have been published in major magazines and newspapers. In 2011 she was the recipient of UBC’s John K. Friesen Excellence in Teaching Award.