Project Description


Over the course of her 40-year career in journalism Catherine Ford built a reputation as a thoughtful, provocative iconoclast and feminist.
Starting as a reporter at the Calgary Herald in 1964 and writing at newspapers across Canada, Catherine rose to senior leadership within the Herald’s newsroom, as editorial page columnist and then Associate Editor of the paper for eight years.
Her potent and eloquent journalism garnered national awards in recognition of its impact on the public discussion of key social issues.