Our Team


Publisher
Tara Hiebert
1-604-702-5553
Tara Hiebert began her advertising career in the classified department at The Chilliwack Progress in 2001. After seven successful years she furthered her career and moved into a MultiMedia sales position.
During her tenure, she has excelled at marketing and was awarded top sales for her achievements in both the classified and display departments. 
She has been honoured with a number of awards including the SNA Gold
Award for numerous advertising campaigns and in 2015 was awarded the Black Press Media President’s Club Award of Excellence.
Tara was appointed to Digital Sales Manager in
2017. She managed the advertising team in all aspects of digital growth initiatives and sales  development, across all platforms. 
In 2018 she was appointed to advertising manager leading to the most recent appointment of Publisher at The Chilliwack Progress. 
Dedicated to the success and growth of The Chilliwack Progress, she is a passionate, strategically-minded customer-first manager, with over 18 years experience in print and digital marketing.
Tara is very much looking forward to connecting with leaders in the community and establishing increased support for local business and non profit organizations. 
The Progress is one of Canada’s premier media companies and Hiebert credits this to the talented team she has the pleasure to work with.  
She enjoys kayaking, gardening and spending
time with her family.
tara.hiebert@theprogress.com

Multimedia journalist
Jenna Hauck
604-702-5576
Jenna Hauck is an award-winning photojournalist. She photographs news, sports, arts and community events. She’s the arts & entertainment reporter. Jenna has been with The Progress since 2000.
jenna.hauck@theprogress.com

Reporter
Eric Welsh
604-702-5572
Eric Welsh is an award-winning journalist who provides comprehensive coverage of sports in Chilliwack for The Progress. Eric has been with The Progress since 2007.
eric.welsh@theprogress.com

Reporter
Jessica Peters
604-702-5575
Jessica Peters has worked for Black Press since 1999. She covers education, community and news for The Progress.
jpeters@theprogress.com

Reporter
Jennifer Feinberg
604-702-5573
Jennifer Feinberg covers news, city hall, business, First Nations and environment. Jennifer has been with The Progress since 2000.
jfeinberg@theprogress.com

Reporter
Paul Henderson
604-702-5143
Paul Henderson is an award-winning journalist who covers crime, business and politics.
paul.henderson@theprogress.com

Circulation
Lisa Ellis
604-702-5558
Lisa Ellis has been an integral part of our circulation department for 10 years working in other Black Press communities and recently joined the Chilliwack Progress team in August 2018. Lisa really enjoys working with her zone supervisors and her carriers. Lisa enjoys spending time with her family and friends.
circulation@theprogress.com

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