Staff

Chris Lackner, Editor, PressProgress

Chris Lackner is Editor of PressProgress. He has written on federal politics for the Ottawa Citizen, Ottawa Magazine, and Postmedia News. 

Chris spent over five years as a national editor with Postmedia News (formerly Canwest News Service). Chris's work has also appeared in the National Post, Globe and Mail, Toronto Star and Reader's Digest. Chris earned a Master's degree in journalism from Carleton University and an undergraduate degree at Western University. He is a political junky, but also a pop culture fanatic, with an ongoing passion for arts writing.

His love for journalism dates back to the handwritten newspaper he used to sell on his street as a young boy. Seriously. It was pretty adorable.