Our Team

Tara Hiebert
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.

Paul Henderson
Paul Henderson is an award-winning journalist who covers crime, business and politics.

Jenna Hauck
Multimedia Journalist
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.

Jennifer Feinberg
Multimedia Journalist
Jennifer Feinberg covers news, city hall, business, First Nations and environment. Jennifer has been with The Progress since 2000.

Eric Welsh
Multimedia Journalist
Eric Welsh has been a reporter at The Chilliwack Progress for more than 14 years. Since January of 2007, Eric has covered the sports scene in Chilliwack in depth, from hockey with the Chilliwack Bruins and the Chilliwack Chiefs, to all the sports in town, including the Chilliwack Giants football program and Chilliwack FC. Eric has won a number of awards over the years, and is well regarded as a columnist and feature writer as well, most recently adding hard news writing to his portfolio.

Lisa Ellis
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.