Our Team

Maria LeRose

EDITOR-IN-CHIEF
Maria LeRose is an award-winning television producer and interviewer, and an Adjunct Professor in the Faculty of Medicine at UBC. She received her Masters of Education from the University of British Columbia in the Department of Education and Counseling Psychology - with an emphasis on social and emotional development.

Dan Haves

MANAGING EDITOR
Dan Haves is an award-winning documentary filmmaker and journalist. At the University of British Columbia, he received his Masters of Journalism with a focus in visual storytelling.

Tracy Smyth

SENIOR EDITOR
Tracy is a community developer, process designer, facilitator and author. Her passion is learning and development, whether it is with individuals, groups, organizations or communities. With a graduate degree in Leadership from Royal Roads University, Tracy brings perspectives from her work in health, education, and early years community development to the Heart-Mind Online team.