Our Team


Publisher
Michelle Cabana
250-478-9552 ext 222
A graduate of environmental studies at Fanshawe College in London, Ontario, Michelle launched her successful career in the Victoria media industry, first at AutoTrader group and then CHEK TV hosting Go Driving. Michelle spent seven years as an advertising and marketing consultant with Black Press Community News Media at the Goldstream News Gazette and the Victoria News office, where she supported the needs of local business through the development and execution of successful marketing strategies. She is returning to Black Press as the publisher of the Gazette, after the past three years at the Times-Colonist. Michelle and her family have been residents of Metchosin for the past 12 years, where she is very committed to her family and her West Shore Community. She volunteers her time as a member of Lions Pride Gymnastics Society and President of the Parent Advisory Council at Wishart Elementary School. Michelle is looking forward to serving the West Shore communities of Langford, Colwood, Metchosin, View Royal and the Highlands in her role as publisher.
publisher@goldstreamgazette.com

Reporter
Shalu Mehta
250-478-9552 ext 1326

Reporter
Swikar Oli
250-478-9552 ext 1328

Breaking News Reporter
Keri Coles
250-480-3235

Breaking News Reporter
Nina Grossman
250-480-3207

Breaking News Reporter
Kendra Crighton
250-480-3214

Greater Victoria
Editorial Hub
Bureau Chief

Katherine Engqvist
778-746-4014

Greater Victoria
Editorial Hub Assistant
Bureau Chief

Christine van Reeuwyk
250-480-3260

Multi Media Marketing Consultant & “Live” Social Media Actor
Joan Stiebel
250-478-9552 ext 225

Advertising
Randi Fillatre
250-478-9552 ext 1327

Production
Katie Conacher
250-478-9552 ext 1327

Circulation
Melissa Mitchell
250-478-9552 ext 1321

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