Dan Leger: born in New Brunswick, raised there and in Nova Scotia. Newspaper reporter and editor, television producer and columnist. Former member of the Parliamentary Press Gallery, now writer and consultant. And sailing bum. I spent a few years as executive producer here in Halifax for CBC Television News. My last full-time job was as director of news content for The Chronicle Herald. I wrote a book about Mike Duffy and the Senate scandal, and helped write exercise scenarios for the German military and for Caribbean disaster relief agencies. A 1999 Gemini Award winner for my part in the CBC’s live coverage of the Swissair disaster. Two-time Atlantic Journalism Awards winner for commentary (2007 and 2009). Television commentator and public speaker.
Find me on Twitter: @dantheeditor and email DanJLeger@gmail.com.