Licia is a columnist at the Calgary Herald and is the paper’s Editorial Page editor. She has worked for daily newspapers for more than 31 years and has work in Vancouver, BC at The Province newspaper and in Toronto, ON at the Toronto Star and the Toronto Sun. She has won numerous awards for her feature writing and news reporting. In October 1993, she moved to Alberta and began working at the Calgary Sun in a variety of roles culminating in her appointment as Editor in 1998, a position she held until she moved to the Herald in December 2007. A popular news columnist, Licia has been active in the community, and is or has served on the boards of Lifeline Malawi and Alberta Champions Society among other charities. She is married with twin adult sons.