Shelagh Rogers

Shelagh Rogers has one of the most recognized voices in Canada. Over the years, she has been an integral part of CBC Radio programs such as Morningside, Sounds Like Canada, and This Morning, and currently she hosts and produces the The Next Chapter, devoted to Canadian writing. The Native Counseling Services of Alberta recognized her with an Achievement in the Aboriginal Community award, and she was an “Honourary Witness” of Canada’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission. She shares her thoughts on reconciliation in the anthology In This Together (Brindle & Glass). In 2011, she was named an Officer of the Order of Canada. She lives on Vancouver Island.