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Sue Montgomery,

Sue Montgomery

Everyone has a story in them. My job is to find it and tell it in a way that inspires others.

Favourite book
The Stone Angel by Margaret Laurence

Six-word memoir
Writing’s hard. Having written is bliss.


  • Print journalist for 30 years at Toronto Star, Canadian Press, Gemini News Service in London and Montreal Gazette.
  • Covered everything from the Velvet Revolution in the former Czechoslovakia to the devastating earthquake in Haiti, to post-genocide Rwanda.
  • Won awards from Amnesty International, Beyond Borders, Canadian Institutes for Health Research, National Newspaper Awards and the Quebec Federation of Journalists.
  • Taught journalism in Rwanda.
  • Named as one of 15 Montrealers changing the world

Deepest fear
Having to rely on spellcheck.