Bea Vongdouangchanh is the former Hill Times online editor and former editor of Power & Influence magazine. She joined The Hill Times newsroom as a reporter in January 2005.
Prior to The Hill Times, she worked as a reporter and copy editor at The Record in Sherbrooke, Que., after graduating from the University of Kingâ€™s Collegeâ€™s one-year bachelor of journalism program. A native of Cambridge, Ont., she also holds a master of journalism and a bachelor of arts in political science with a concentration in international relations from Carleton University.
In the summer of 2008, she was in Rwanda as part of the media-capacity building organization, the Rwanda Initiative, where she worked as a sub-editor in the business department of The New Times, the countryâ€™s English-language daily based in Kigali.