About Us

Your Community News Team

Carly  Ferguson Publisher
Carly Ferguson
Carly Ferguson grew up in Chilliwack and brings extensive marketing, sales and management experience to her position as publisher of the Chilliwack Progress. She joined Black Press in 2007 and after a short time at the Langley Times, assumed the role of advertising manager at the Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows News. Following the successful completion of a bachelor's degree in communications from Simon Fraser University, Ferguson’s professional career included fundraising and public relations roles with Big Brothers Big Sisters and United Way, and advertising and promotion responsibilities in Prospera Credit Union's marketing department. During her tenure at Black Press Ferguson has completed the Certificate in Executive Management and Leadership from Thompson Rivers University. In 2011 she was the recipient of the Suburban Newspaper Association of America Advertising Manager of the Year.
Greg  Knill Editor
Greg Knill
Greg Knill is editor of the Chilliwack Progress. He has worked in the newspaper industry for more than 25 years and lives in Chilliwack with his family.
Sharon    Harmsen Classifieds
Sharon Harmsen
Sharon Harmsen joined the Chilliwack Progress in 1990. She has extensive knowledge of sales and classifieds within the Black Press chain of newspapers, as well as features and marketing projects. To contact her to place an ad or an obituary please phone 604-702-5552 or email sharon.harmsen@blackpressused.ca
Sam  Bates Reporter
Sam Bates
Jessica Peters
Louise Meger
Louise Meger has joined The Progress Team in June of 2006. She lives in Agassiz with her family and enjoys walking her 2 dogs every day.
Jenna  Hauck Photojournalist
Jenna Hauck
Jenna Hauck is an award-winning photojournalist. She covers news, sports, arts and community events. Jenna has been with The Progress since 2000.
Eric  Welsh Sports
Eric Welsh
Eric Welsh is the sports reporter at The Progress. Eric has been with The Progress since 2007.
Jennifer  Feinberg News reporter
Jennifer Feinberg
Reporter Jennifer Feinberg covers news, city hall, business, environment, and arts & entertainment. Jennifer has been with The Progress since 2000.